International Days 2023Crossroads in Social Work

June 12 - 16, 2023

The Department of Social Work and the International Office Linz are inviting teaching colleagues to take an active part in this programme by giving a lecture or leading a workshop (eligible for Erasmus+ Teaching Exchange funding).

Students are invited to join us and receive up to 2 ECTS for their participation.

In addition to lectures and workshops, our programme will include site visits to social organisations active in a variety of different areas, such as immigration, social work with offenders or drugs and addiction.

For overseas-students and lecturers, an extension to a 2nd week of stay (until June, 24, 2023) is possible. Further details upon request. 

Cultural Trip (optional)

On Monday, June 12, 2023, we will show you the beauty of Austria and take the chance to get to know each other before the official start of the international days. Join us for an optional trip to the famous Hallein Salt Mine. After that we will visit Salzburg where you will have the possibility of exploring this picturesque city on your own before we then return to Linz.

Registration

Deadline: February 20, 2023

In order to register for our event, please send us an e-mail to international@fh-linz.at and let us know whether you are a lecturer or student. We will then send you the application form.

Costs

Participation fee for the International Days:
June 13 - 16, 2023: 70,-- Euro/student and 90,-- Euro/lecturer.

The fee will cover costs such as welcome and farewell lunch/dinner and a weekly-pass for public transport in Linz.

Participation fee for the optional cultural trip to Hallein Salt Mine & Salzburg:
June 12, 2023: 50,-- Euro/student and 70,-- Euro/lecturer.

Travel costs, costs for lodging and meals (apart of the welcome and farewell dinner) are to be covered by the participants.

Accommodation

Linz offers a variety of hotels at different price levels. We have pre-reserved a certain number of rooms at a nearby hotel with a special room rate. We’ll give you further details after your registration. Also, one of the cheapest and most convenient ways of staying in Linz is through Airbnb. Please book your stay individually.