Faculty of: Political And Social Sciences

Sciences for social work


Academic Year 2024/2025

Duration 3 years

Language Italian

Degree classes L-39 (Social Work)

The social worker is a central figure in combating situations of social distress. He/she works as an employee in public bodies (local authorities, hospitals, social and health care companies) or in nonprofit organisations (social cooperatives, foundations, associations) or on a freelance basis, in order to help individuals, families or groups with problems related to poverty, marginalisation, neglect or maltreatment of minors, conflictual separations or divorces, disability, non-autonomy related to old age, criminal measures, mental health disorders, drug addiction, alcoholism or other pathological addictions.