Course: Selected Issues of Social Politics

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Course title Selected Issues of Social Politics
Course code KE/KSPE5
Organizational form of instruction Seminary
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 1
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Kynštová Hana, PhDr. PhD.
Course content
Seminar Topics: 1. Introduction to the social policy issues. 2. Theoretical concepts. 3. Actual social policy in the Czech Republic. 4. Actual social policy in the EU. 5. Health care system . 6. Social security policy. The Issues of people with health disability in social security system. 7. Complex health care of the citizencs in the Czech Republic. 8. Primary healthcare in the Czech Republic. 9. Health care legislation and social security. 10. The strategy of social policy in a given period (vision, reforms and others.)

Learning activities and teaching methods
unspecified
Learning outcomes
Subject makes students familiar with the basic terms of social policy. It focuses on the area of health care and social security policy. The goal of this subject is to understand basic terms from the field of social care and prevention, familiarize a student with target groups of social care and organizational structure of social services and valid legislation. By means of discussion it reflects the actual issues in the mentioned areas of social policy in the Czech Republic and the EU.
Subject Knowledge: Student can explain current social policy in the Czech Republic in the area of health care and social security with the emphasis on a target group of people with health disability. Professional Skills: Student can use gained findings in practice with regard to health and social situation of the patients. He is familiar with the actual issues concerning this area.
Prerequisites
Conditional subject was not determined.

Assessment methods and criteria
unspecified
80% seminar attendance. Active participation in a discussions on actual issues, a written credit test.
Recommended literature
  • European Sectoral Social Dialogue: recent developments.. Luxembourg, 2010. ISBN 978-92-79-14189-8.
  • ARNOLDOVÁ, A. Sociální zabezpečení, I.. Praha, 2012. ISBN 978-80-247-3724-9.
  • ARNOLDOVÁ, A. Vybrané kapitoly ze sociálního zabezpečení, I. část. 3.vyd. Praha:Karolinum, 2007. 614 s.. 2007. ISBN 978-80-246-1393-2.
  • ARNOLDOVÁ, A. Vybrané kapitoly ze sociálního zabezpečení, II. část. 2.vyd. Praha:Karolinum, 2005. 505 s.. 2005. ISBN 80--246-0875-8.
  • DUKOVÁ, I., M. DUKA a I. KOHOUTOVÁ. Sociální politika.. Praha, 2013. ISBN 978-80-247-3880-2.
  • HAYES, M. Základy sociální psychologie. 1.vyd. Praha, Portál, 165 s.. 1998. ISBN 80-7178-198-3.
  • KAHOUN V. , KOZLOVÁ L., TÓTHOVÁ, V. a kol. Sociální práce. 1.vyd. Praha: TRITON, 2003. 336 s.. 2003. ISBN 80-7254-138-2.
  • KRHOUN, V. a kol. Sociální zabezpečení - vybrané kapitoly.. Praha: Triton, 2010. ISBN 978-80-7387-346-2.
  • MATOUŠEK, O. Sociální služby.. Praha: Portál, 2011. ISBN 978-80-2620-041-3.
  • NOVÝ, K. Nový právní rádce invalidních občanů. 4.vyd. Praha, Linde, 1997. 366 s. ISBN 80-7201-012-3.
  • POTŮČEK, M., M. MAŠKOVÁ, a kol. Česká republika - trendy, ohrožení, příležitosti.. Praha: Karolinum, 2009. ISBN 978-80-246-1655-1.
  • PÝCHOVÁ, E. Základy veřejného zdravotnictví pro SZŠ. 1.vyd. Praha, Scientia medica, 1996. 59 s. ISBN 80-85526-14-X.
  • ŘEZNÍČEK, I. Metody sociální práce. 1.vyd. Praha, Slon, 1997. 75 s..
  • TOMEŠ, I. Obory sociální politiky.. Praha: Portál, 2011. ISBN 978-80-7367-868-5.
  • TOMEŠ, Igor. Úvod do teorie a metodologie sociální politiky. Praha: Portál, 2010. ISBN 978-80-7367-680-3..
  • VACÍNOVÁ, M. Psychologie a společenská výchova. 2.vyd. Praha, Victoria Publisching, 1995. 159 s. ISBN 80-7187-006-4.
  • VEČEŘA, M. Sociální stát. 2.vyd. Praha, Slon, 1996. 112 s. ISBN 80-85850-16-.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Health Studies Occupational Therapy (P15) Health service 3 Winter