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Associate Degree in Social Educational Care Work

Is it in your DNA to help people? Are you ready to make a social commitment, dedicating your time and talents to help client groups with specific care needs? Why not go for the Associate Degree in Social Educational Care Work at Howest? Depending on your situation, you can choose a two- or three-year model track.

This programme is only available in Dutch. Find out more here.

Tijdens de onthaaldagen krijgen enkele studenten een workshop circustechnieken van cliënten uit Viro VZW.

Begin jouw opleiding in februari

Bij Howest begrijpen we dat het vinden van de juiste studierichting een uitdaging kan zijn. Misschien is je gekozen opleiding niet wat je had verwacht of vallen de resultaten na de eerste examens tegen. Blijf niet bij de pakken zitten en maak een nieuwe start in februari!

Hoe?

  • Neem contact op met de opleiding;
  • Vraag eventuele vrijstellingen aan;
  • Zet de tweede week van februari in je agenda, want dan maak je een nieuwe start!

Studenten onthaaldagen

Quality assurance in every programme

Quality assurance is embedded in the daily operation of our entire programme. We continuously and systematically improve the quality of each course. The involvement of students, field professionals and alumni is crucial here.

Social Educational Care Work is a new Programme and had an Initial Accreditation in 2020 conducted by NVAO. U can find the report here (in Dutch). In 2025-2026 the programme will have an accreditation by the NVAO.

Recent graduates of the Social Educational Care Work programme have stated that they were satisfied with the quality of the training they received. Graduate satisfaction is monitored every year with an exit survey completed upon graduation. Click here to see a review of satisfaction figures.

Student Mathias tijdens de stage in Hoeve Hangerijn: Samen met cliënten de dieren voederen.