The core tasks of the Faculty of social work are education and research. 

Through undergraduate, graduate, and permanent education, the faculty offers knowledge and training for professional tasks and performances in social care, social services, and other fields where the knowledge and skills of social workers are needed.

Through research, the faculty contributes to the science of social work and advances the profession. The faculty also conducts basic and applied research and development projects, publish research findings, implements them in practice, and proposes pertinent policies. 

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