Master Degree in Social Sciences in Colombia

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Social Sciences

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.

Courses in the social sciences prepare students to engage within human society. Through courses such as economics, political science, anthropology, sociology, history, and psychology, students may gain a better understanding of how the world around them works.

Colombia, officially the Republic of Colombia, is a unitary constitutional republic comprising thirty-two departments.

Top Master Programs in Social Sciences in Colombia 2018/2019

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Master's Degree in Peace, Development and Citizenship

Uniminuto
Online Part time 2 years January 2019 Colombia Colombia Online

The Master in Peace, Development and Citizenship is a proposal of inter and transdisciplinary nature that is oriented towards the systematic and critical deepening of the theories and practices that nurture the construction of peace, development and citizenship. [+]

Aware of our historical responsibility with the construction of a stable and lasting peace in Colombia, Uniminuto is offering professionals from the country the Master's Degree in Peace, Development and Citizenship , as an option to qualify their training in accordance with one of the most important challenges we have as a society. This program is presented in distance methodology, virtual modality, in order to give this possibility to so many people who, for reasons of location, do not have access to their postgraduate qualification.

The Master in Peace, Development and Citizenship is a proposal of inter and transdisciplinary nature that is oriented towards the systematic and critical deepening of the theories and practices that nurture the construction of peace, development and citizenship. With this, responds both to the challenge of contributing to the scientific discussion on these issues as well as the need to build a different social project, more just and inclusive, based on the recognition and transformation of cultural forms that are found the basis of these phenomena.... [-]


Master's Degree in Social Management

Uniminuto
Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 Colombia Bogotá

The Master's part of the experience that the Minute of God-OMD Organization has in the social part, and systematizes in some way, the social experience of Father Rafael Garcia Herreros -founder of the OMD-, who understood social management as the commitment to people and communities in the search for equity and social development. [+]

Degree awarded: Master in Social ManagementTraining level: MasterMethodology: On-siteDuration of the program: 2 yearsCredits: 50Price for the venue: COP $ 5,175,000Presentation of the program

SNIES 105197

Resolution Qualified Record No. 427 of 01/14/2016

Validity: 7 years

The Master's part of the experience that the Minute of God-OMD Organization has in the social part, and systematizes in some way, the social experience of Father Rafael Garcia Herreros -founder of the OMD-, who understood social management as the commitment to people and communities in the search for equity and social development.... [-]


Master's Degree in Communication - Education in Culture

Uniminuto
Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 Colombia Bogotá

Professionals graduated from undergraduate programs in Social and Human Sciences with particular interest in postgraduate training in Communication and / or Education [+]

Qualification awarded: Master in Communication - Education in CultureTraining level: MasterMethodology: On-siteDuration of the program: 2 yearsCredits: 48Price for the venue: COP $ 5,175,000Presentation of the program

SNIES 105851

Resolution Qualified Record No. 18421 of 09/20/2016.

Valid 7 years.

Profile of the applicant

Professionals graduated from undergraduate programs in Social and Human Sciences with particular interest in postgraduate training in Communication and / or Education

Professionals graduated from other undergraduate programs in related fields of knowledge for the purpose of the Master's degree (arts, cultural studies, health sciences, environmental studies, territorial studies, cybercultural studies ... etc.).Other professionals interested in applying the knowledge acquired in the Master in new forms of educational communication, in collective processes of social construction.Graduate profile... [-]

Master's Degree in Social Innovation in Education

Uniminuto
Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 Colombia Bogotá

The creation of the Master's program in Social Innovation in Education is justified from four complementary aspects, related in the first instance with a review of the state of training at this academic level in related topics, both nationally and internationally, in the second instance, with the presentation of aspects that aim to determine the training needs in this area of ​​knowledge in the local, regional and national context; on the other hand, with the potential opportunities that this program offers teachers who are trained in the master's degree, both in their particular context and in the panorama of educational processes at the national level; and finally, with the aspects that are configured as distinctive of the program and that affirm their particularities, in light of Uniminuto training experience. [+]

Degree awarded: Master in Social Innovation in EducationTraining level: MasterMethodology: On-siteDuration of the program: 2 yearsCredits: 44Price for the venue: $ 5,175,000Presentation of the program

The creation of the Master's program in Social Innovation in Education is justified from four complementary aspects, related in the first instance with a review of the state of training at this academic level in related topics, both nationally and internationally, in the second instance, with the presentation of aspects that aim to determine the training needs in this area of ​​knowledge in the local, regional and national context; on the other hand, with the potential opportunities that this program offers teachers who are trained in the master's degree, both in their particular context and in the panorama of educational processes at the national level; and finally, with the aspects that are configured as distinctive of the program and that affirm their particularities, in light of Uniminuto training experience.... [-]


Master's Degree in Communication, Development and Social Change

Uniminuto
Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 Colombia Bogotá

The Master in Communication, Development and Social Change is a four-semester academic program whose purpose is to train researchers and professionals with the ability to perform in multiple academic, political, business and community scenarios, who undertake communication plans and programs aimed at integral development , human and social. [+]

Degree awarded: Master in Communication, Development and Social ChangeTraining level: MasterMethodology: On-siteDuration of the program: 2 yearsCredits: 52Price for the venue: $ 5,904,000 COPPresentation of the program

SNIES 103005

Resolution Qualified Record No.121 of 03/01/2014.

Validity: 7 years.

The Master in Communication, Development and Social Change is a four-semester academic program whose purpose is to train researchers and professionals with the ability to perform in multiple academic, political, business and community scenarios, who undertake communication plans and programs aimed at integral development , human and social.

The Master's program generates critical and proactive training on the role of communication in the constitution of active citizens, human and social development, solidarity, cooperation and coexistence. Likewise, it forms communication managers with the capacity to design, execute and evaluate development projects that articulate communication as a central or transversal axis with an innovative and creative vision.... [-]


Master in Community Organizing and Social Activism (COSA)

IPSL Institute for Global Learning
Online & Campus Combined Full time 13 months January 2019 Colombia Medellín Cartagena + 1 more

Through IPSL’s independently designed and curated reflections seminars, “Community Organizing and Social Activism (COSA), “ students receive a foundation of the history and key practices of community building and civic engagement, from domestic and international volunteerism, community organizing, grassroots social movements, and activism. [+]

*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.... [-]


Master in International Development & Service (IDS)

IPSL Institute for Global Learning
Online & Campus Combined Full time 13 months January 2019 Colombia Medellín Cartagena + 1 more

Independently designed and curated curriculum that responds to current social issues aligns with service and research opportunities and reflects student interests and latest trends in the field of International Development. [+]

The Master of Arts in International Development & Service (IDS) 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 Community Organizing and Social Activism (COSA), 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. Students pursuing the IDS program will be required to take a minimum number of development theory courses abroad.*... [-]


Master's Degree in Prevention of Drug Addiction and other Addictive Behaviors

VIU - Universidad Internacional de Valencia
Online 1 year October 2018 Colombia Bogotá

In our society, the use of drugs as well as addictive behaviors without substance (pathological gambling, ICT, etc.) cause problems and disorders of different kinds that affect a large number of people. Prevention is the best cost-effective strategy. [+]

There are Scholarships and Aids options

In our society, the use of drugs as well as addictive behaviors without substance (pathological gambling, ICT, etc.) cause problems and disorders of different kinds that affect a large number of people. Prevention is the best cost-effective strategy.

Definition of the program

This Master's Degree in Prevention of Drug Addiction and other Addictive Behaviors offers quality training based on the principles of scientific evidence and good practices. In addition, it offers a professional orientation applied to the various professional contexts of prevention and in convergence with national and international plans and strategies.

What makes this master unique?Focused on good practices and quality criteria developed in the European Union.Based on scientific evidence.Professional orientation.High specialization in intervention techniques in prevention.Implementation in multiple areas: schools, families, work, etc.First official online master's degree in Prevention of Drug Addiction and other Addictive BehaviorsProfessional outings... [-]

Master's Degree in Mediation and Conflict Management

VIU - Universidad Internacional de Valencia
Online 1 year October 2018 Colombia Bogotá

Mediation is an area of ​​professional specialization in conflict management in different contexts covered by different legislations. It is considered a peaceful way to generate a space for dialogue where people can approach positions with the help of the mediator. [+]

There are Scholarships and Aids options

Mediation is an area of ​​professional specialization in conflict management in different contexts covered by different legislations. It is considered a peaceful way to generate a space for dialogue where people can approach positions with the help of the mediator.

Definition of the program

This master is presented as a cornerstone, a balanced combination between theory and practice. It highlights a teaching team composed of active professional mediators that provide a real and current vision of the world of mediation.

What makes this master unique?Master recognized in the Official Registry of Mediators of the Ministry of Justice, according to what is regulated in our legislation and enabling their students to practice mediation.Totality of the cloister formed by active professionals experts in mediation and knowledgeable of the international dynamics of the same.Mediation is one of the training projects with the greatest projection in employability for the coming years.Analysis of real casesInternational academic training to practice the profession outside of Spain.Specialization in different types of mediation: international, social-community, criminal, family, etc.Professional outings... [-]

Master's Degree in Third Generation Psychological Therapies

VIU - Universidad Internacional de Valencia
Online 1 year October 2018 Colombia Bogotá

A new group of therapies has emerged from the behavioral tradition. These therapies do not focus on the elimination, change or alteration of the problem situations but on relating the patient to them in order to achieve a better assimilation and adaptation. The International University of Valencia is a pioneer in offering an official master's degree focused on Third Generation Therapies. [+]

There are Scholarships and Aids options

A new group of therapies has emerged from the behavioral tradition. These therapies do not focus on the elimination, change or alteration of the problem situations but on relating the patient to them in order to achieve a better assimilation and adaptation. The International University of Valencia is a pioneer in offering an official master's degree focused on Third Generation Therapies.

Definition of the program

In this Master's Degree in Third Generation Psychological Therapies, the different psychological techniques of the third wave of cognitive-behavioral psychology are studied and deepened from the clinical and research scope. It reveals the positive general effects of each of the techniques and indicates when it is appropriate to choose one or the other. The research orientation allows to develop the learning of the methodology of scientific research, as well as the search and critical analysis of relevant information in this field of study.... [-]


Master's Degree in Interdisciplinary Intervention in Gender Violence *

VIU - Universidad Internacional de Valencia
Online 1 year October 2018 Colombia Bogotá

Violence against women is one of the most serious problems facing society. This situation is situated in the context of intimate partner violence, understood as that which is exercised in the context of an intimate relationship by one member of the couple towards the other. [+]

There are Scholarships and Aids options

* Program in process of verification to Master University

Violence against women is one of the most serious problems facing society. This situation is situated in the context of intimate partner violence, understood as that which is exercised in the context of an intimate relationship by one member of the couple towards the other.

Definition of the program

The master's degree is divided into three main theoretical modules subdivided into 8 subjects and two final modules dedicated to the practices and realization of the Master's Final Project. A program that works on prevention, awareness, intervention and interdisciplinary approach, among other aspects.... [-]