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Social Sciences programs give students a foundational understanding of complex sociological and psychological principles that prepares them for careers in non-profit organizations, treatment facilities, home healthcare and government agencies. Common course topics include sociology, psychology, ethics, grant writing, research and social policy.

South America It is bordered on the west by the Pacific Ocean and on the north and east by the Atlantic Ocean; North America and the Caribbean Sea lie to the northwest. It includes twelve sovereign states Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador,Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, and Venezuela – and two non-sovereign areas – French Guiana, an overseas territory of France, and the Falkland Islands, a British Overseas Territory. In addition to this, Trinidad and Tobago and theABC islands of the Netherlands may also be considered part of South America.

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Universidad Central - Colombia

The Master in Research in Contemporary Social Problems, attached to the Department of Social Sciences, has the objective of training critical professionals, with the abil ... [+]

Analyze and transform knowledge production practices in social matters.

Qualification awarded: Master in Research in Contemporary Social ProblemsType of training: MasterMethodology: On-sitePlace of development: Bogotá, DCEstimated duration: 4 semestersAcademic credits: 47Value per credit: $ 686,942 (2019)Registration fee: $ 8,243,304 (for first semester students)

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Monday to Thursday from 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

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The Master in Research in Contemporary Social Problems, attached to the Department of Social Sciences, has the objective of training critical professionals, with the ability to critically and creatively analyze their environment, in such a way that they allow themselves to open possibilities for transformation both of themselves and of your own social context. Likewise, it seeks to put in "tension" the hegemonic assumptions and knowledge, and the practices of knowledge production itself, in order that the graduates participate in the processes of production, circulation and appropriation of knowledge, in social problems especially relevant for Colombia and Latin America.... [-]

Colombia Bogotá
January 2020
Full-time
Part-time
4 semesters
Campus
Grupo Tiradentes

The Master in Society, Technology and Public Policy includes a number of human, technological and applied social sciences, combining perspectives that are not met in othe ... [+]

O Master in Society, Technology and Public Policy It includes a number of human, technological and applied social sciences, combining perspectives that are not met in other disciplinary courses and supported in other areas as engineering and public health. The range of proposed courses and seminars covers the areas of Urban and Regional Planning, Law, Sociology, Political Science, Anthropology, Economics, Architecture, Public Administration, Social Services, Public Health, Communication, Production Engineering, Nutrition, Environmental Management and Heritage Cultural.

Goals provide a multidisciplinary training in the field of Social and Human Sciences with emphasis on the relations between individuals, groups, political institutions and socio-cultural dynamics from the conceptual crisscross in different disciplinary skills; promote academic training that takes teaching and research as inseparable activities and multiple and complex nature of the problems that cross and move the social and cultural field; promote the construction of knowledge required to perform the analysis of social phenomena, environmental, political and cultural, through consistent link between theory, research, practice and social commitment combined with a critical training for the exercise of transforming professional practice; train, educate and support the academic community and public officials to promote integrated geared joint for effectiveness and efficiency of public and private organizations through the appropriate troubleshooting and generation / application innovation processes; Empower teachers to operate in higher education, research institutes and technical and scientific advisors. RESEARCH LINES ... [-]
Brazil Aracaju
March 2019
Full-time
Campus
IPSL Institute for Global Learning

Through IPSL’s independently designed and curated reflections seminars, “Community Organizing and Social Activism (COSA), “ students receive a foundation of the history a ... [+]

*IPSL Institute for Global Learning is excited to announce an automatic USD$8000 scholarship for individuals who enroll in the Spring 2019 cohort.

The Master of Arts in Community Organizing and Social Activism (COSA) has built-in study abroad terms and is designed to meet the international demand for ethical leaders who can effectively engage and facilitate partnerships and empower communities.

Similar to IPSL Institute for Global Learning’s MA in International Development & Service (IDS), students are prepared for careers with nonprofit, government, and community development organizations through an interdisciplinary program that combines rigorous academic training with hands-on skill development through volunteer service in several countries.... [-]

USA Portland Peru Cusco Colombia Medellín Cartagena Vietnam Hanoi Tanzania Arusha Greece Thessaloniki Samothraki  + 10 More
May 2019
Full-time
13 months
Online & Campus Combined