OpenUAS: Multicultural Social Work, 3 cu


This course 45€, unlimited number of courses this semester 100€

Time and place

Lectures and workshops Henriksgatan 7 room 104
15.2 9-15
23.4 9.15-16
28.5 9.15-12

Methods of learning
individual assignments
literature studies
reference audit
discussion in small groups

Indiviudual assigment 1 deadline 23.4
Individual assignment 2 deadline 1.4 and refenrence comment on moodle on two other assignments by 23.4
individual assignment 3 and 4 deadline 28.5

Recommended literature:

Al-Baldawi, R. 2014. Migration och anpassning - Den okända resan 2014. Lund: Studentlitteratur.
Alitolppa-Niitamo, A., Fågel, S. & Säävälä, M. (toim.). 2013. Olemme muuttaneet ja kotoudumme. Väestöliitto.

Congress, E. Piller & Gonzaìlez, M. J. 2013. Multicultural perspectives in social work practice with families . Springer Publishing Company 2012. (E-book)

Gast, L. & Patmore, A. 2016. Mångfald i social arbete : Modeller och arbetssätt. Lund: Studentlitteratur. (har beställts till biblioteket, kommer säkert inom september)

Heikkilä, E. & al. (Eds.). 2011. Working Together for Better Integration – Immigrants, Police and Social Work. Turku: Institute of Migration.

Jasinskaja-Lahti, Inga ; Mähönen, Tuuli Anna. (ed.) Identities, intergroup relations and acculturation : the cornerstones of intercultural encounters

Kivisto, P (Ed.). 2013. Debating multiculturalism in the Nordic welfare states. Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan.

Launikari, M. & Puukari, S. (Eds.). 2005. Multicultural GUIDANCE AND COUNSELLING : Theoretical Foundations and Best Practices in Europe. Cimo

Ratts, M. J. & Pedersen, P. B. 2014. Counseling for multiculturalism and social justice : integration, theory, and application. American Counseling Association 2014. Fourth edition. (E-book)

Sue, Derald Wing. 2015. Multicultural Social Work Practice : A Competency-Based Approach to Diversity and Social Justice. Wiley. Second edition. (E-book)

Valtonen, K. 2008. Social work and migration : immigrant and refugee settlement and integration.

Nordic Council of Minister "State of the Nordic Region 2018 Immigration Integration ed.URL


Responsible lecturer Johanna Sigfrids (


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This course 45€, unlimited number of courses this semester 100€




15.02.2020 - 31.05.2020