Katedra sociálních věd
Fakula sociálních studií
Fr. Šrámka 3
709 00 Ostrava - Mar. Hory
The Department of Social Studies was founded in 1995 as a part of the University’s former Medical-Social Faculty. It has been part of the newly established Faculty of Social Studies since 2008. The Department offers Bachelor’s degrees in ‘Medical-Social Care’.
Members of the Department have built up an international reputation for their research, team-based projects, extensive publications and lecturing work. The Department specializes in comparative research of social work and social policy theories, social contexts of global problems, and issues connected with the welfare state. Department members keenly promote the application of integrated research methods in social work.