Master-level studies involve specialized study in a field of research or an area of professional practice. Earning a master’s degree demonstrates a higher level of mastery of the subject. Earning a master’s degree can take anywhere from a year to three or four years. Before you can graduate, you usually must write and defend a thesis, a long paper that is the culmination of your specialized research.
The academic study of humanities provides students with a broad understanding of many key areas of human history and culture. This can include studies in the visual and performing arts, history, and literature, as well as the teaching of critical thinking and rhetoric skills.
Mexico, officially the United Mexican States, is a federal constitutional republic in North America. Working may require a work visa, which is difficult to get if you just want to freelance for a short time. Most of the government funded universities on mayor cities (state capital) have short courses on history, gastronomy and cultural subjects, most of them are almost free.
Top Master Programs in Humanities in Mexico 2018/2019
The Center for Social Sciences and Humanities presents the curriculum of the Master's Degree in Social and Humanistic Research, with a focus on the training of researchers, to offer a quality, transdisciplinary and flexible postgraduate option. [+]
The Center for Social Sciences and Humanities presents the curriculum of the Master's Degree in Social and Humanistic Research, with a focus on the training of researchers, to offer a quality, transdisciplinary and flexible postgraduate option. This curriculum derives not only from the needs detected in society, but also takes into account the research lines currently being developed by the Academic Bodies at our Center and which are also offered in the Doctorate of Social Sciences and Humanities.
The student will have a thesis tutor named from the first semester who will ensure a personalized attention that will guide him to organize, plan and develop his protocol, besides giving him the possibility to develop his skills and generate his own needs to face the problematic of his line of research and will develop in the research seminars, while in the last two semesters he will also participate in colloquiums where he will present the advances of his thesis and expose them to criticism and feedback. The student, together with his tutor, will be able to select optional subjects from the set of subjects that each line of the program offers to complement his training in the chosen line. The tutor may also recommend the mobility and conduct of research stays at the national level and of international preference for curricular courses and research activities that contribute to the quality of research conducted by the student. It should be noted that the electives that are described in the curricular structure derived... [-]
The Master's program in Humanistic Studies is part of the ITESM project to strengthen the study of the Humanities and Social Sciences on the one hand; on the other, to create a space in which professionals from any area acquire a humanistic education that they link and apply in their professional activity. [+]
The Master's program in Humanistic Studies is part of the ITESM project to strengthen the study of the Humanities and Social Sciences on the one hand; on the other, to create a space in which professionals from any area acquire a humanistic education that they link and apply in their professional activity.
This program also arises in response to the prevailing need in society to make a critical reflection in the area of humanities with emphasis on Ethics, Literature and Discourse, Science and Culture and Communication and Cultural Studies.
The new world order and the democratic society need a strong, proactive, committed and articulated civil society, where a dialogue can be maintained between the different voices, mentalities and positions. In this dialogue, professionals with a humanistic background can be the bridges between human beings with their different philosophies, policies and histories. Our incipient democracy requires forming social subjects committed to an analytical vision that starts from the philosophical foundations and adopts interpretative methodologies that allow them to clearly analyze their own discourse and that of others. The contribution of professionals with a formal humanist education undoubtedly contributes to all of the above.... [-]