A masters degree in Human Rights gives candidates a sound foundation in law and policy pertaining to championing human rights. The series of core units that students learn in this program equips them with practical understanding on human rights operations in social, economical, political and environmental contexts. After successful completion of this degree, the student has the knowledge, skills and power to practice in several disciplinary fields like political economy, human geography, history, political science, social policy and sociology.
This program also gives you skills and knowledge which can be used in bargaining for the rights of human beings by using the right legal language and tools. This will also enable you to change the world through strong arguments. For an individual to get that practical aspect of the study, he or she needs to get an internship with any of the international organizations offering students internships. This program will also enable you to undertake scholarly research on human rights issues independently as well as better comprehension of real legal situations. This degree not only enables you to practice in your respective country but also in the international arena.
With the increase in demand of human rights experts especially in law, politics, businesses and social movements, the graduates in this area of study can get employment in several organizations like human rights governmental organizations, both inter-governmental as well as non-governmental human rights groups where their skills, knowledge and experience are needed. Students with strong educational background in education, journalism and any other related profession are better positioned to further their careers by taking this masters degree.
The Alice Salomon Hochschule - University of Applied Sciences - in Berlin, Germany, offers the post graduate program Master of Arts in Social Work as a Human Rights Profession (MA-SWHR). The program is [+]
MA - Social Work as a Human Rights Profession
The Alice Salomon Hochschule - University of Applied Sciences - in Berlin, Germany, offers the post graduate program Master of Arts in Social Work as a Human Rights Profession (MA-SWHR). The program is realized in cooperation with:Centrum for Post gradual Studies of Social Work, Berlin Coburg University of Applied Sciences and Arts Malmö University, Department of Social Work University of Gothenburg, Department of Social Work University of Ljubljana, Department for Social Justice and Inclusion University of Strathclyde, School of Applied Social Sciences
Why a program in “Social Work as a Human Rights Profession”?... [-]
Learn about human rights as a multidisciplinary field from history to activism, development, and more. [+]
Interdisciplinary study programme provides students with knowledge of political, economic, legal and cultural dimensions of the EU international relations. With the help of international team of Lithuanian and foreign lecturers-practitioners and experts, students establish their competences in the analysis of the cases and specifics of the EU international relations with individual states and regions. Graduates of this study programme are able to raise the issues, critically assess and relate political, economic and social events, related to the EU international relations, they understand the principles of diplomacy and are able to apply them while working in the multicultural environment. They are ready to work at the ministries of the EU or the third states, international or EU institutions, which form and implement EU international relations as well as in global business companies. [+]
The programme provides comprehensive knowledge of the principles, regulations, subjects and practice of international law and human rights. [+]
Over the past decades, human rights have known a singular development that upsets the traditional Westphalian order of the world. [+]
This two-year programme is designed to prepare its graduates for challenging human rights careers in international and non-governmental organisations and public administration. [+]
The programme encompasses teaching of the evolution of aggression, escalation of conflicts and wars, as well as mediation, negotiation, and peacebuilding. The consequences of wars on society, and especially on children and women, are studied.The programme provides interdisciplinary, in particular psychological and anthropological approaches, to the understanding of human aggression, peace, mediation, and conflict resolution. It aims at exploring mechanisms behind conflicts and wars in interpersonal as well as group and international contexts. [+]
The Master Degree in Human Rights and the Ethics of International Cooperation is the result of a teaching collaboration between the following Departments: Law; Letters and Philosophy; Management, Economics and Quantitative Methods, and it is strictly related to the University Research Center for International Cooperation. [+]
This unique accelerated programme allows students to take a full year out of their careers to specialise in one of the seven existing tracks at the Sciences Po Paris School of International Affairs, as well as one of the 23 concentration programmes offered (regional and thematic). [+]
The Master’s Program in Governance and Human Rights connects the theory of science with its practical application. Students learn to use good governance principles to protect human rights. The program primarily uses e-learning tools and is also designed for professional students. [+]
E.MA offers you a unique learning and human experience through this intensive one-year Master’s programme articulated in two semesters: a First Semester from September to January in Venice (Italy) and a Second Semester from [+]
The Master's in European Union Studies and Human Rights represents an innovation in the educational field. Its support of a face-to-face formation, the active involvement of students of various nationalities, combined visits to European institutions and the mixed approach of the provided training makes UCAM’s Master's in EU Studies and Human Rights a rigorous, innovative and top quality program. [+]
Our course uses innovative and cutting edge techniques and technology, in particular the use of inter-professional simulations, expert lectures, in the form of audio and videoed podcasts, acted role plays and discussion [+]
Child Studies is an interdisciplinary master’s programme that focusses on the critical study of questions related to children and childhood. The programme is mainly taught online, with some short campus periods. The programme can be taken as a one-year master’s degree (60 credits) or a two‑year master’s degree (120 credits). [+]
Earning a Master of Liberal Studies degree from Fort Hays State University can help you see the world differently. As you progress through your program, you will develop (or deepen) [+]
Master of Liberal StudiesEarning a Master of Liberal Studies degree from Fort Hays State University can help you see the world differently. As you progress through your program, you will develop (or deepen) the critical thinking skills you need to become a wiser consumer of knowledge, becoming better able to understand and evaluate the intellectual work of any discipline. Most importantly, as you begin to see the world differently, you may discover new ways to have a positive effect on the world around you.Designed with the working professional in mind, the 31-credit hour Master of Liberal Studies degree program makes it easier for you to balance work and personal commitments to achieve your educational goals.... [-]