Seminar: Social Work Contexts and Practices

3.5 ECTs / Semester / Portuguese
  • Approach and explore the professional fields and contexts of Social Work;
  •  Develop students' critical-reflective capacity through such an approach and exploration;
  •  Identify and critically reflect on / on the particularities of the different modalities of social worker intervention;
  • Developing pre-professional attitudes, in face of current social problems;
  • To deconstruct and reflect on (pre) concepts and stereotypes socially granted to certain social groups;
  • Promote active participation in the learning process;
  • Apply work methodologies that promote individual and shared learning.


Assistant Professor
Bachelor in Social Work from the University of Madeira. Master in Social Economics from the University of Minho. PhD student in Social Work at ISCTE-IUL…