Social politics

ltrav2040  2021-2022  Louvain-la-Neuve

Social politics
4 credits
30.0 h
Q2

This biannual learning unit is being organized in 2021-2022
Language
French
Main themes
The course wil be composed of two big parts of 15 hours each :
  • The first part will be dedicated to the presentation of the main objectives of the social security policies. A grid of analysis will be elaborated in order to give an overview of the mechanisms implemented in the policies that touch the mode of financing at a time and to the mode of distribution of the benefits
  • The second part will be organized as conferences and shops in which of the representatives of the main economic, social actors and the administration will present their diagnoses, analyses and propositions on questions that concern the politics of the social security (reform of the fashion of financing, resort to the selectivity, privatization, creation of an insurance dependence, accompaniment of claimants d 'use etc.)
Aims

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1
  • To understand the structuring of the Belgian social security and her foundations
  • To acquire the capacity to analyze the main devices structuring the policies of social security, their consistency and their dynamics
  • To articulate the policies of social security and other public policies (fiscal politics, politics of redistribution of incomes, politics of employement
  • To emphasize the position of the main actors of the politics of employement (government, social interlocutors)
 
Content
The course wil be composed of two big parts of 15 hours each :
  • The first part will be dedicated to the presentation of the main objectives of the social security policies. A grid of analysis will be elaborated in order to give an overview of the mechanisms implemented in the policies that touch the mode of financing at a time and to the mode of distribution of the benefits
  • The second part will be organized as conferences and shops in which of the representatives of the main economic, social actors and the administration will present their diagnoses, analyses and propositions on questions that concern the politics of the social security (reform of the fashion of financing, resort to the selectivity, privatization, creation of an insurance dependence, accompaniment of claimants d 'use etc.)
Other information
This course forms part of a study programme that takes place in the evenings and on Saturday morning.
Faculty or entity


Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Sigle
Credits
Prerequisites
Aims
Master [120] in Sociology

Master [120] in Labour sciences (shift schedule)

Master [120] in Ethics