Bachelor's Degree in Social Work. Department of Social Work. Faculty of Health and Welfare Professions. Technological Educational Institute (TEI) of Western Greece.


The graduates of the department use their knowledge in order to provide consultation to socially vulnerable populations, while being competent in using different diagnostic and consulting tools per thematic field and population.

Further Information

The basic objective of the Department of Social Work is to communicate knowledge, the methodology for analysing problems, knowhow, and the operational tools considered necessary in the modern field of consulting. Some of the subjects of the educational procedure are allocated in various fields, such as:
- Application of modern methods and practices in the design, establishment, organization, and management of social actions and Services of the private and public sector.
- Diagnostics and consulting in persons and groups - community actions.
- Understanding of the particular characteristics of different population groups.
- Preparation of studies in order to tackle problems in small communities.
- Understanding of the institutional and legislative context of the system of Social Welfare at a European level.
- Methodology for working with vulnerable social groups.

Relation To Employment

The graduate of the Department of Social Work may work as a Social Worker, as per the relevant Greek law.


Access to this type of qualification have those who have completed at least the secondary education (level 4).
Holders of such qualifications gain access to study programmes at the same level or at level 7 or 8.

Ways To Aquire

Qualifications of this type are acquired via formal education.