Master's Degree in Political Analysis

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 Master's Degree in Political Analysis is taught at the UCM Faculty of Political Science and Sociology. This Master provides advanced training in the field of political science and applied politics. It is aimed at deepening the studies of graduates and graduates in political science and, furthermore, it is proposed as an ideal complement for graduates and graduates in other social and humanistic sciences who want to acquire the capacity to analyze political and social reality.

Academic year 2020-21

Course 1

Code Subject Character Credits Offered
609095 Political and Social Actors Optional 6.0 Yes
609103 Democratic citizenship Optional 6.0 Yes
609102 Contemporary Ideological Debates Optional 6.0 Yes
609105 Rational Choice and Political Decision Optional 6.0 Yes
609091 Electoral Studies: Interpretation, Prediction and Political Communication Mandatory 6.0 Yes
609101 Geopolitics of Globalization Optional 6.0 Yes
609096 Representation Models Optional 6.0 Yes
609106 Nation and Nationalism Optional 6.0 Yes
609097 Negotiation and Political Medication Optional 6.0 Yes
609100 Current Economic Policy Optional 6.0 Yes
609092 Political Systems and Governance Mandatory 6.0 Yes
609093 Theory and Organization of Power Mandatory 6.0 Yes
609107 End of Master's Project (TFM) End of Master's Project 6.0 Yes

No defined course

Code Subject Character Credits Offered
609094 Training Complements Training Supplement 6.0 Yes

objective

Advanced training in the area of political science and applied policy aimed at academic specialization and the promotion of research tasks.

Recipients

Graduates in Political Science, in addition, is proposed as an ideal complement for graduates in other social and humanistic sciences who want to acquire the capacity to analyze political and social reality. The latter must enroll and take 6 ECTS of training supplements related to compulsory subjects, which will be taught at the beginning of the academic year. The Master's Coordination Commission may exempt from taking such training supplements those students with Bachelor's degrees and Degrees in Social Sciences who prove that they have completed subjects in the aforementioned subjects.

Students will be able to request the recognition of the credits taken in official teachings of university masters, Bachelor's degrees and Engineering (second cycle) and Doctorate, corresponding to subjects that have a clear relationship with the optional subjects of the university Master's study plan. The Faculty Recognition and Transfer Commission has the competence to check the similarity of contents between the subjects that can be recognized. Foreign students must accredit a level B2 knowledge in Spanish in accordance with the CEFR through official certificates. Students must have a medium level of written comprehension of English.

Why study this master?

Professional activities for which the degree qualifies: analyst and political consultant, electoral analyst, manager of political and social organizations, mediator in political conflicts and senior technicians of public administrations.

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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