Public Policy Analysis

5 ECTs / Semester / Portuguese

Knowledge and critical debate of the main theoretical perspectives in public policies;
Knowledge and critically discuss of the main models of public policy analysis and their application in the field of social policies;
Debate of the theoretical perspectives in public policies within the scope of theories of implementation and their relevance to social work;
To contribute to the development of social work competences with particular emphasis on the possibilities and methods of influence of social policies.


Associate Professor
Associate professor at UCP – the Catholic University of Portugal. He gained a PhD in Social Work (specialisation: social policy and social movements) in 2001. He…