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Arkistoitu opetusohjelma 2012–2013
Selaat vanhentunutta opetusohjelmaa. Voimassa olevan opetusohjelman löydät täältä.
SOSKV1/SOS6.1 Nordic Welfare Societies in Transition 5 ECTS
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Intermediate studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Sosiaalitieteiden tutkinto-ohjelma
School of Social Sciences and Humanities

Learning outcomes

The module describes the main features attached to Nordic welfare societies with emphasis on the Finnish experiences and developments. The module helps students to make a distinction between different type of welfare regimes, to better understand the distinctiveness of the Nordic welfare model and differences between Nordic countries.

General description

On Periods I-II, Wed 14-16


18.9. Practicalities & introduction to the course / Lina Van Aerschot
25.9. Nordic welfare model and unversalism / Anneli Anttonen
2.10. The Nordic healthcare system from a comparative perspective / Katri Sieberg
9.10. Nordic child care policies / Katja Repo

16.10. Period break, no lecture

23.10. Labour markets and employment in the Nordic countries / Jouko Nätti
30.10. Labour market institutions / Aart-Jan Riekhoff
6.11. Income inequality in Nordic countries / Elina Tuominen
13.11. Poverty policies
20.11. Conclusions, instructions & formulating research questions for essays / Lina Van Aerschot

Enrolment for University Studies

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Lina Van Aerschot (coordinator), Teacher responsible


19-Sep-2012 – 21-Nov-2012


Numeric 1-5.