Modules 1-5

The Modules 1 to 5 give a deep overview of the main aspects of social policy research.

M 1 & 2: Introductory Courses
M 3: Comparative and European Social Policy
M4a: Governance
M5a: Inequality and Justice

M 1 & 2: Introductory Courses

Courses in the Introductory Module M 1 deal with fundamental aspects of social policy research and its respective methods. They cover developments in the German political sector as well as structural aspects of the German welfare system. This enables students to apply sociological and political science concepts, theories and methods on current topics of social policy research.

The Introductory Module M 2 fosters the knowledge of economical and juridical aspects and aims to enable students to apply the respective means and methods on current topics of social policy research.