TEMPUS project:
Strengthening Higher Education for Social Policy making and Social Services delivery
As the TEMPUS SHESPSS project activity, it is planned that the team members from Serbian universities and institutions visit a partner University in Catania

The subject of this knowledge exchange are following topics:  

1.    Social policy - educational profiles, qualification standards and jobs classification or Sociology and social work - linking theory to vocational education - experience of CataniaUniversity,

as well as

2. Existing field placements of students of social work and related regulations in the partner countries from EU-27.

The visit to University of Catania will last from 2nd March 2015 to 9th March 2015.  

This visit is a part of activities that lead towards essential goal of the project – strengthening the space of higher education related to studies of social policy and social work. Using the experience of the colleagues from the University in Catania, team members from partner institutions in Serbia will work on further elaboration of these educational profiles by making the standards of qualification more precise, systematization of work places, as well as connecting the theory and the practice. The aim is to create the study programs which will provide an education that will equip students with the knowledge and practical skills required for solving complex social issues of contemporary Serbian society.

Agenda of the seminar which will be held at the University in Catania will be subsequently set on the Web site.