The general objective of the course is the education of students to become experts in "social work" with a high level of qualification comparable internationally.

The specific focus of our degree programme social work is ACTIVATING social work (meaning activation resulting in self help). Activating social work is best learned using activating teaching methods: projects, workshops, peer group learning, case seminars, role play, intervision, etc..

The Bachelor's Programme in Social Work is connected to the Centre for Future Studies. The research activities and the research commissioned by the SUAS degree programme in social work are performed in close cooperation with the Centre for Future Studies.