Masters Programs in Intercultural studies

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Intercultural studies

Intercultural studies is defined as a study of different cultures with a goal of advancing knowledge regarding different people and their cultures. Emphasis is put on the cultures that have more influence on intercultural relations and that are more likely to affect international relations. This program has been in existence for quite some time, dating back to before the World War II. Enrolling for a masters program in intercultural studies seeks to help a student understand the differences among people, the cause of misconceptions among people, the stereotypes that have been created by people over generations and the best way to deal with these issues in the society. With the world fast becoming a global village, with air transport, the internet, the media and other advancements in technology pushing the agenda of breaking barriers, movement between different regions has never been easier. Interdependencies between states have also grown. Enrolling for a masters program in intercultural studies is one of the best solutions to handle the issue at hand; seeking to understand the differences between the various communities in the world and how to work through the various differences for the common good of mankind. The masters program offers the student an opportunity to learn about world relations and the diversification among the world cultures and people. As a student, one gets a chance to learn, interact with people from different regions and cultures and try to understand them. With world peace being an elusive dream, there is no better way to start than to enroll for a masters degree in intercultural studies.

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Master in Area Studies (MAS)

Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University (FSV UK)
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Czech Republic Prague

The MAS interdisciplinary programme offers expert knowledge and analytical-synthetic skills focused on modern history and current developments of Europe, Eurasia, and North America. The programme provides the students with tools for social science analysis and allows them to build their own thematic and territorial profile according to their individual needs and future career plans. [+]

Masters in Intercultural studies. The MAS interdisciplinary programme offers expert knowledge and analytical-synthetic skills focused on modern history and current developments of Europe, Eurasia, and North America. The programme provides the students with tools for social science analysis and allows them to build their own thematic and territorial profile according to their individual needs and future career plans. Description of the entrance examination and evaluation criteria In addition to the application, the following must be provided: 1. Copy of a diploma to show completed Bachelor's or Master's studies, or confirmation of ongoing studies in the academic year that those studies will be completed; 2. Transcript of marks and academic results from previous higher education studies; 3. CV 4. Motivation letter Confirmation of studies may be substituted with a transcript of marks, provided that these are from the same academic year as the application. All documents which are not originally in Czech, Slovak or English must be accurately translated into English. The admissions commission will will assess applicants on the basis of the documents submitted and rank them, using points 1 -10. The point limit for accepting applicants is set by the Dean. A pre-condition for being accepted is the completion of higher education studies. Conditions for admission shrink The admissions commission will assess applicants on the basis of the documents submitted and give them a ranking from 1-10 points. The point limit for accepting applicants is set by the Dean. A pre-condition for being accepted is the completion of higher education. Information on the exercise of graduates shrink Graduates of the Master in Area Studies Programme will be endowed with internationally recognizable multi-disciplinary training in the study of international affairs. They will be able to analyze individual topics arising within the region of their interest from a multidisciplinary point of view in terms of social sciences (sociology, economics, political science, and international relations) and modern history. Programme graduates will be able to understand current issues in their historical, societal, political, and economic context. Mastering several foreign languages, they will be capable of reflecting local debate and local perspectives on transnational issues. Thanks to a systematic focus on academic writing, graduates will be capable of producing texts of a high professional and formal quality. They will be able to deliver qualified comments on the developments of states and societies of the studied regions. The programme graduates will become highly-skilled employees in the civil service and diplomacy, NGOs and international institutions as well as in private companies and mass-media. They will be well prepared for a variety of academic pursuits and will possess a wide range of knowledge and skills required in various social science fields. [-]

Master in International Relations and Regional Studies

University of Tartu
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Estonia Tartu

This MA programme combines comprehensive study of international relations as an academic discipline and political practice with in-depth understanding of one or several key regions of the world. [+]

The MA programme of International Relations and Regional Studies combines comprehensive study of international relations as an academic discipline and political practice with in-depth understanding of one or several key regions of the world. The programme is suitable for all those who plan a career with an international focus, be it in diplomacy, public service, private sector or with non-governmental organizations. CURRICULUM STRUCTURE (TOTAL 120 ECTS) CORE MODULE 30 ECTS

International Relations International Law Security Politics Foreign Policy Analysis Conflict Management and Resolution METHODS MODULE 18 ECTS

Courses on quantitative and qualitative research methods CHOICE OF REGIONAL SPECIALISATION MODULES 24 ECTS... [-]

Masters In Advanced Studies In Spanish And Latin American Literature

UNIBA Centro Universitario Internacional de Barcelona
Campus Full time 9 months April 2017 Spain Barcelona

The Master of Advanced Studies in Spanish and Latin American literature offers a high-level academic program that will allow students to complete their training in philology through in-depth study of the Spanish and Latin American literature. [+]

Masters in Intercultural studies. INTRODUCTION AND OBJECTIVES The Master of Advanced Studies in Spanish and Latin American literature It offers a high-level academic program that will allow students to complete their training in philology through in-depth study of Spanish and Latin American literature. The launch of this program responds to the growing interest in the language and Hispanic culture in all areas and international circles, especially in the Anglo world. Deepen the appeal of literary works written in Spanish, joins linking UNIBA and UB with Barcelona, ​​one of the most important publishing centers of Spain, and from the numerous Spanish and Latin American authors have disclosed level international. We must also not overlook the close relationship that this city has maintained historically American literature, from the boom of the Latin American novel to date. With this curriculum: You know the different lines of research that exist in Hispanic studies, their main problems and study methodologies. You will develop the most of your research and academic in the framework of the Spanish and Latin American literature competition. You master the basic theoretical and practical concepts of historical, cultural and literary fields in the Spanish and Latin American context. You can establish relationships between Spanish and Latin American cultures, and between them and European and American cultures, identifying common elements. Know position and evaluate any written or artistic in its historical, literary, ideological or aesthetic context demonstration. You will be able to analyze the Spanish and Latin texts and documents from a historical, literary, philosophical and artistic perspective. This master provides the perfect complement to your studies of philology or any program from the philological branch. With the university master's degree in American literature you have the perfect opportunity to combine passion and profession. At the end and overcome your studies get the Master in advanced studies in Spanish and Latin American literature, an official certificate that gives you the University of Barcelona. This qualification is recognized and adapted to the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) and it'll increase your career options and / or extend your studies to access a doctorate. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS To access this curriculum, those interested will have to meet any of these requirements: General requirements According to the provisions of Article 16 of Royal Decree 1393/2007, of 29 October, to access the official master's degrees, one must be in possession of one of the following titles: Spanish official university degree. Title issued by a higher education institution in the EHEA that entitles the country of issue, to access official master's teachings. Outside the EHEA title. In that case, the approval to a Spanish official university degree or preflight (without approval) by the University of Barcelona to be necessary if the studies completed are equivalent to the official Spanish university qualification and empower the studies completed in the country issuing the degree, access to official master studies. Acceptance into an official master does not, in any case, prior approval of title or recognition for purposes other than pursue a master's teaching. Specific requirements According to Royal Decree 1393/2007, the / the student must be in possession of any of these titles or graduate degree issued by any Spanish or European university: Grades and degrees in History, Art History, Philosophy, Romance Philology , Classical Philology, Catalan Philology, Spanish Philology, Literary Studies, Linguistics and Humanities. Bachelor of English, French Philology Galician Philology, Portuguese Philology, Philology Hebrew, Semitic Philology and Theory of Literature and Comparative Literature. Degrees of English Studies, Modern Languages ​​and Literatures and Arab and Hebrew Studies. Similarly, other courses are valid, despite not match these, share with them objectives and competencies. GRANTS In order to provide you access to your studies, UNIBA offers you various types of scholarships: Academic merit scholarships Own scholarships: awarded to students with good professional record by the admissions committee. Scholarships and grants the Ministry of Education or other state government agencies. At all times our educational advisors will inform you of the validity of each and can guide you on the needs and steps to follow when applying for any of these scholarships. PROFESSIONAL OUTINGS The Master of Advanced Studies in Spanish Literature enables you to work as: Teachers in secondary education or university. Teacher and researcher / to foreign universities. Technical / a publisher. Professional media. Technical / a in foundations and cultural institutions. Professional advertising field. Senior / a literary. Reviewer / a. Digitizer / a book. Editor / to blogs and other Internet content. Branding specialist. Evaluator / a original. [-]

Master's Teaching Of Foreign Languages ​​and Intercultural Communication

Northern (Arctic) Federal University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Russia Arkhangelsk

The purpose of the master's program: preparation of highly qualified specialists in the field of linguistics and intercultural communication (with a focus on the Barents [+]

The master's program - theory of teaching foreign languages ​​and intercultural communication in the BEAR Place of study: Institute of Philology and Intercultural Communication (IFiMK), Northern (Arctic) Federal University named after MV Lomonosov, Arkhangelsk, Russia Education: Master The purpose of the master's program: preparation of highly qualified specialists in the field of linguistics and intercultural communication (with a focus on countries of the Barents Euro-Arctic Council), who are able to practice the system of scientific knowledge in linguistics, methodology of teaching foreign languages ​​and intercultural communication with skills Research search ready for research and teaching at all levels of the education system, including higher education, post-graduate and continuing professional education. Features:... [-]