Master Degree in Higher Education in South America

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Higher Education

A masters is earned after students complete an undergraduate degree program. To obtain a masters, you usually need to complete 12 to 18 college courses that often involve completing comprehensive tests and/or a thesis.

A Master in Higher Education is ideal for students who are interested in following careers within the higher education industry, teaching them how to lead, develop policy, finance and budget programs, and work within a faculty environment.

South America is the fourth largest continent. It is divided politically into 12 independent countries. South America is home to the majestic Andes mountain range and the mysterious Amazon River. The world's largest rain forest, with millions of species of exotic animals, is also found in South America.

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Master in teaching and higher education methodology

Grupo Tiradentes
Campus Full time 18 months March 2019 Brazil Aracaju

The course provides to the theoretical and methodological basis for the exercise of teaching in higher education, given its inseparability with research and extension, seeking further deepen the knowledge on the origin, purpose and nature of higher education institutions in Brazil, and its relation to the knowledge produced them. [+]

Differentials Course

The course provides to the theoretical and methodological basis for the exercise of teaching in higher education, given its inseparability with research and extension, seeking further deepen the knowledge on the origin, purpose and nature of higher education institutions in Brazil, and its relation to the knowledge produced them. Finally, the course contributes to the critical training and meticulous post-graduate student of the practice of teaching in HEIs, and the contextual and academic issues that today stand as challenges for the teaching.

General objective • To train professionals to work in higher education with critical skills and theoretical and practical. ... [-]


Master in Teaching for Higher Education

Universidad Central Chile
Campus Full time Part time February 2019 Chile Santiago

The professional training of the Master in Teaching for Higher Education of the Central University of Chile is enriched with the contributions of academics (as) of outstanding experience in the field of education, academic management and research. In this framework, the program aims to train professionals who can contribute to the development of Higher Education in the areas of teaching, educational and process quality and research, recognizing that these areas are fundamental for future university teachers or for those who already work at this educational level. [+]

General description

The professional training of the Master in Teaching for Higher Education of the Central University of Chile is enriched with the contributions of academics (as) of outstanding experience in the field of education, academic management and research. In this framework, the program aims to train professionals who can contribute to the development of Higher Education in the areas of teaching, educational quality and process and research, recognizing that these areas are fundamental for future university teachers or for those who already work at this educational level.

This professional in the area of ​​higher education is the holder of a broad and up-to-date knowledge in the field of teaching, identifying and analyzing the relationships between andragogic practice and conceptions regarding teaching, evaluation, and learning. and adult students in higher education. He is also able to analyze curricular approaches and their relationship with the development of teaching in higher education training processes considering the own process quality policy for higher education in Chile. It is also capable of designing, implementing and advising projects to improve teaching in higher education, proposing solutions to the teaching practice in higher education, based on its analysis and research.... [-]