Master's Degree in Advanced Studies in Social Education

General

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Program Description

  • Type of education: Face-to-face.
  • Number of new entry places offered: 40
  • Total credits: 60
  • Languages taught: Spanish.
  • Guide price: € 45.02 per credit.
  • Master's Scholarship: see relevant information here .

About

The objective of the Master's Degree in Advanced Studies in Social Education is to enable greater theoretical and practical knowledge of socio-educational action with a dual professionalizing and investigative purpose. It is aimed at professionals in Social Education, Social Work, Pedagogy, Early Childhood Education, Primary Education, Secondary Education, Vocational Training, Psychology, Sociology and other related disciplines, who wish to improve their skills as educators. in complex socio-educational environments. The Master enables to design training projects of high socio-pedagogical specialization for different social contexts and subjects in the formal, non-formal and informal fields, taking into account the current needs of the knowledge society.

Academic year 2020-21

Course 1

Code

Subject

Character

Credits

Offered

609114

Intercultural Communication and Language Teaching

Optional

3.0

Yes

609458

Culture and Society in Diverse and Intercultural Spheres

Optional

3.0

Yes

609115

Development of Socio-educational Intervention Programs for Active Aging

Optional

3.0

Yes

609116

Detection and Intervention in Risk Situations

Optional

3.0

Yes

609118

Psychological Intervention in Non-Formal Contexts

Optional

6.0

Yes

609119

Curricular Research and Didactic Intervention

Compulsory

6.0

Yes

609120

Research in Education, Participation and Social Insertion

Optional

6.0

Yes

609122

Research in Theory and History of Education. Methodology and Current Perspectives

Compulsory

6.0

Yes

609123

Empirical Research Methods. Measurement and Evaluation in Education

Compulsory

6.0

Yes

609128

External Practices

External Practices

6.0

Yes

609124

Society, Education and Welfare State

Optional

6.0

Yes

609127

Final Master's Project

Final Master's Project

12.0

Yes

609125

Latest Advances in Research and Psychological Intervention Applied to Education

Compulsory

6.0

Yes

goals

The University Master's Degree in Advanced Studies in Social Education meets the following objectives:

  1. To provide a solid base of advanced knowledge in Social Pedagogy that allows students to develop the skills and abilities necessary to continue their scientific and investigative training, as well as to enhance and apply the knowledge acquired to the educational experience.
  2. Develop their cognitive, affective and ethical capacities to apply the acquired knowledge to the resolution of problems in different sociocultural environments.
  3. To promote in the students an adequate reflection and decision-making regarding the social challenges that are presented, starting from the understanding of the data and the available information.
  4. Promote a framework for critical analysis and reflection that contributes to improving professional qualification in the different areas of Social Education.
  5. Master the methods, techniques and research resources, both basic and applied research, to develop new knowledge and technologies that improve non-formal education.
  6. Fostering interest in continuous training, an essential principle of the social educator's socio-educational action in a society in permanent change, in which new individual and collective needs continually arise throughout the life cycle. 7
  7. Encourage the exchange of experiences and the creation of cooperation networks between researchers, professionals and institutions in the field of Social Education.

Recipients

The access requirements have been established taking into account Art. 16 of Royal Decree 1393/2007. Candidates who meet any of the conditions listed below will be able to access this University Master's Degree:

  • Graduated in Social Education and Diploma in Social Education.
  • Graduated in Master in Early Childhood Education, Master in Primary Education and Pedagogy.
  • Graduate in Pedagogy or Psychopedagogy.
  • Diploma in any of the specialties of Master, EGB Teacher, etc.
  • University graduate who shows interest in training and research in the field of Social Education.

To access this University Master's Degree in Advanced Studies in Social Education, it is not planned to carry out specific entrance tests. In the event that the demand is greater than the supply of places, the candidates will be assessed according to the previous order and also considering the academic record (70%) and professional experience (30%).

Admission requirements for masters

Non-enabling university masters

  • Be in possession of any of the following titles:
    • Spanish official university degree .
    • Title issued by an institution of the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) and empowering in the country of issue for access to Master's education.
    • Title of educational systems outside the EHEA that empowers in the country of issuance for access to Master's education, homologated or declared equivalent to the degree and academic level of Degree or Degree by the Ministry of Education and Vocational Training . In case of lacking the mentioned homologation or equivalency, it will be necessary to have authorization or access permission granted by this University.
  • Or be carrying out during the course in which you pre-enroll studies leading to the obtaining of any of the previous degrees and be in a position to prove the obtaining of the same before September 30, 2020 .
  • In addition, students from foreign educational systems, whose mother tongue is different from Spanish, must prove level B2 of the Spanish language (or higher) .
  • Specific requirements that any of the requested masters may have. You can consult it by accessing the website of the Master itself.
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