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Number of new entry places offered: 40
Total credits: 60
Languages taught: Spanish.
Indicative price: 45.02 euros per credit (for Spaniards, community foreigners and those who have legal status as residents in Spain) and 84.07 euros per credit for other students.
Master's Scholarship: see relevant information here .AboutThe Master's Degree in Sociocultural Analysis of Knowledge and Communication is a postgraduate degree promoted by the departments of Sociology V (Sociological Theory) -currently Department of Sociology: Methodology and Theory- of the Faculty of Political Sciences and Sociology, and Journalism III (General Information Theory) -currently Department of Journalism and New Media- of the Faculty of Information Sciences of the Universidad Complutense de Madrid . This Master involves the adaptation to Royal Decree 1393/2007 of the postgraduate degree of Master in Sociocultural Analysis of Communication and Knowledge that has been taught in both Faculties since the 2008-2009 academic year.
CurriculumCourse 1Subject Character Credits Visual Culture Analysis Mandatory 4.5 Semiotic Analysis of Texts and Cultural Processes Mandatory 4.5 Communication and Intercultural Conflict Mandatory 4.5 Knowledge, Science and Culture Mandatory 4.5 Cultural Criticism: Genesis and Borders Mandatory 4.5 Cultural Digital and Technoscience Optional 4.5 Body and Gender Cultures Mandatory 4.5 Public Space and Mass Culture Mandatory 4.5 Lifestyles and Consumption Optional 4.5 Identity, Culture and Communication Mandatory 4.5 Digital Media and New Textualities Optional 4.5 Methodology Applied to Sociocultural Research Mandatory 4.5 Information Society: Globalization, Flows and Networks Mandatory 4.5 Final Master's Thesis (Sociocultural Analysis of Knowledge and Communication) Master's Final Project 6.0objectiveProvide graduates with the necessary skills to analyze and investigate from a sociocultural perspective in the different fields of communication and knowledge in contemporary societies, both in the empirical analysis of the multiple spaces of production, management or dissemination of communication and knowledge, as much in the theoretical or academic analyzes of these areas.
In order to achieve this objective and on the main, but not exclusive, basis of Sociology and Semiotics, an attempt is made to provide students with a solid knowledge of the social and cultural phenomena that constitute contemporary spaces of communication and knowledge and are taught to identify, define, propose and solve the main research problems that have been arising in these spaces.RecipientsThe specific profile of admission to the University Master's Degree will be that of having a previous documented training in Social Sciences, with special consideration of that accredited in the fields of Sociology, Anthropology and Information and Communication Sciences.Why study this master?Professional activities for which the degree qualifies: specialist in social and cultural studies, in communication studies, in sociocultural studies of knowledge and technoscience, in audiovisual discourses and contemporary cultural phenomena, in cultural mediation and educators in intercultural relations, in sociocultural information, in analysis of the information and knowledge society.Admission requirements for mastersNon-enabling university mastersBe 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 studies leading to the obtaining of any of the previous degrees during the course in which the pre-registration is carried out and be in a position to prove the obtaining of the same before the date established in the corresponding call (see href = "https: //www.ucm.es/requisitos-de-admision-a-masteres ).
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.