Social Work: Paradigmatic Fields and Theories

6 ECTs / Semester / Portuguese
  • To present an overview of the different meanings of theory in Social Work;
  • To presente in a summary manner and analyze some exemples and significant proposals for theories of social work as a discipline and profession;
  • To present and analyze the main paradigmatic fields in Social Work ;
  • To present and analyze some of the most significant theories for intervention in Social Work.


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…