Master's Degree in Social Psychology

General

Read more about this program on the school's website

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 .

goals

  • Prepare researchers and future professionals oriented towards the academic field and doctoral studies.
  • Prepare professionals oriented towards psychosocial intervention in public administrations, private companies and non-governmental organizations.
  • Disseminate scientific knowledge that helps to understand the problems of our society and contributes to its resolution.
  • Complete the training of academic and scientific social psychologists, as well as of professionals working in the fields of training, social intervention and the design of innovative environments.

Academic year 2020-21

Course 1

Code

Subject

Character

Credits

Offered

605781

Attitudes and Public Opinion

Optional

6.0

Yes

605780

Psychosocial Analysis and Intervention in the Face of Social and Cultural Diversity

Optional

6.0

Yes

605778

Psychosocial Analysis and Intervention in Social Problems

Optional

6.0

Yes

605770

Advanced Theoretical Developments in Social Psychology

Compulsory

4.5

Yes

605772

Research Designs and Techniques in Social Psychology

Compulsory

4.5

Yes

605774

Conflict Management in the Family, Social and Legal Fields

Optional

6.0

Yes

605779

Intervention in Social Violence: Family, School, Work, Youth and Gender Violence

Optional

6.0

Yes

605783

Intervention Against Social Exclusion: A Critical Analysis

Optional

6.0

Yes

605776

Psycho-environmental Intervention Against Climate Change and the Built Environment

Optional

6.0

Yes

605775

Group and Organizational Interventions

Optional

6.0

Yes

605773

Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis Methods in Social Psychology

Compulsory

4.5

Yes

605784

External Practices

External Practices

6.0

Yes

605771

Production and Criticism of Psychosocial Knowledge

Compulsory

4.5

Yes

605777

Health Psychology, Social Services and Dependency

Optional

6.0

Yes

605782

Psychosociology of Health

Optional

6.0

Yes

605785

Final Master's Project

Final Master's Project

6.0

Yes

Recipients

The entry profile of future postgraduates is that of people with training in Social and Health Sciences (Psychology, Sociology or related degrees, such as Anthropology, Social Work, Social Education and Psychopedagogy) with personal and professional interests in the field of intervention and social research.

It is essential that the qualification for access to the University Master's Degree is a graduate or a graduate. Candidates whose level is only that of diploma are not admitted.

Why study this master?

The professional field of Social Psychology is developing rapidly in the area of public services. Its applications in:

  • Legal field: criminology, courts, penitentiary institutions, forensic psychology, psychology of testimony, etc.
  • General and specialized social services: dependency, drug addiction, childcare, immigration, etc.
  • Labor field: selection and training of personnel, leadership, etc.
  • Health field: social support, chronic patients, adherence to treatment, etc.
  • Conflict management: negotiation, family mediation, international relations, etc.
  • Urban planning, emergencies and other diverse fields.

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.
Last updated Apr 2020

About the School

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