Course: Pastoral Work in Social Work

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Course title Pastoral Work in Social Work
Course code KCHP/KPASP
Organizational form of instruction no contact
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Šimr Karel, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
1st The basic concept - pastorace with different meanings 2nd Possible models of the relationship pastorace and social work 3rd Biblical roots of social work 4th Theological roots social work 5th Historical examples of Christian social work 6th Christian understanding of social work after II. Vatican 7th Christian institutions of social work 8th Selected specific areas of pastoral care for social work 9th Reflection specific pastoral care in the field of social work

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming), Work with text (with textbook, with book), Monitoring
Learning outcomes
To explicate the relationship pastoral and social work primarily in social work based on Christian attitudes.
To explain the relationship of social work and pastorace; use the knowledge of both disciplines in practice.

Assessment methods and criteria
Essay, Colloquium

Description of the Christian institutions providing social care
Recommended literature
  • Martinek, M. a kol. Praktická teologie pro sociální pracovníky. Praha 2008.
  • Pospíšil, C.V. Teologie služby. Kostelní Vydří, 2002. ISBN 80-7192-748-1.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Theology Study plan (Version): Theology (2012) Category: Philosophy, theology - Recommended year of study:-, Recommended semester: Winter