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Bachelor's Degree

Social Services (Swedish)

Graduate of the degree programme in Social Service see the individual in society and support their opportunities for improved circumstances in life


Bachelor of Social Services




3,5 years


210 ECTS

Language profile


The Social Services programme is in Swedish. The international study environment at Arcada and your opportunities for study and practice in this country and abroad will also prepare you for an international career.

Please note that the following English text is a translation for reference purposes only, and that this degree programme is taught in Swedish. You find more detailed information in Swedish here

As a student of social services, you will learn to see the individual from several perspectives, you will observe changes in society and you understand the importance of social interaction in phases and situations in the individual's life. You will understand how social problems occur and how they can be prevented or rectified. As a social services worker, you will inspire, support and strengthen individuals' opportunities and abilities to implement changes, participate and go about their daily lives. You will have the knowledge of how both the individual and society work and you will work to promote the client's well-being and social security.