Evaluation in social policy: Methods and techniques

The purpose of the seminar is to provide students with knowledge that will enable them to recognize the aims, strengths and constraints of evaluation as a method of assessing and revising the objectives and methods of implementing social policy. In the course, are analyzed the different evaluation models as well as the conceptual and methodological standards of assuring valid and reliable assessments, with specific reference to practical examples from Greece, the EU and the USA. During the seminar the students have to study and present at least one example of applied evaluation in a social program and to review its quality in relation to the conclusions and findings.

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