Masters in Social Sciences in South America

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A Masters degree is an academic degree awarded to individuals who successfully denote a higher level of expertise. There are two main types of Masters - taught and 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.

The nations of South America offer a powerful experience rich with distinguished architecture, style of cooking, pottery, and dancing. With a past steeped in folklore, studying in South America will allow you to indulge in a culture that have prevailed for ages.

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Master in Community Organizing and Social Activism (COSA)

IPSL Institute for Global Learning
Campus Full time 13 months January 2019 USA Portland Peru Cusco Colombia Medellín Cartagena Vietnam Hanoi Tanzania Arusha + 9 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. [+]

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.

Recent graduates have focused on the following themes:

Community-based Development, Global Health Issues, Environmental Justice, Disability Advocacy, International Education & Exchange, Peace and Reconciliation, Indigenous Rights, Sustainable Development, …. and other exciting fields within international development ... [-]

Master in International Development & Service (IDS)

IPSL Institute for Global Learning
Campus Full time 13 months January 2019 USA Portland Peru Cusco Colombia Medellín Cartagena Vietnam Hanoi Tanzania Arusha + 9 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 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. [+]

Masters in Social Sciences in South America 2018. 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 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 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'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: $ 5,175Presentation 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 - 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... [-]

Diploma in Instructional Design

Universidad UNIACC
Online Full time 2 semesters May 2019 Chile Santiago

The graduate will be able to address the leadership of educational projects that require instructional design processes. Therefore, it will have the capacities to base the choice of educational models, the selection of learning strategies, the determination of learning resources, as well as the implementation of evaluation mechanisms for the design of learning experiences in virtual environments. [+]

The graduate will be able to address the leadership of educational projects that require instructional design processes. Therefore, it will have the capacities to base the choice of educational models, the selection of learning strategies, the determination of learning resources, as well as the implementation of evaluation mechanisms for the design of learning experiences in virtual environments.

Entry requirementsChilean and foreign applicants must present their original or legalized Chilean secondary education license before a notary.Present a clear and legible photocopy of both sides of the identity card.Comply with the other requirements established by the University for the entrance, for the race or program in question. Description of the Modality... [-]

Postgraduate in Business Management

Universidad UNIACC
Online Full time 12 months May 2019 Chile Santiago

The graduate will be able to generate, understand, evaluate and implement competitive management strategies, along with developing projects that will allow him to contribute to the development of businesses in different industries. All this in a globalized environment, where permanent changes require innovative adaptation flexibility of companies. [+]

The graduate will be able to generate, understand, evaluate and implement competitive management strategies, along with developing projects that will allow him to contribute to the development of businesses in different industries. All this in a globalized environment, where permanent changes require innovative adaptation flexibility of companies.

Entry requirementsChilean and foreign applicants must present their original or legalized Chilean secondary education license before a notary.Technical degree of superior or professional level. Have passed the diplomas in Business Management and Finance and Project Management.Present a clear and legible photocopy of both sides of the identity card.Description of the Modality... [-]

Master in clinical educational psychology and institutional

Grupo Tiradentes
Campus Full time 450 hours March 2019 Brazil Aracaju

Technical visits to even closer the reality of post-graduate student of the area where you want to act. Exchange with classicists entities, public authorities, schools, Institutional Intervention Project. Career advice (coaching): at the end of the course, tracing goals and preparing students for professional growth. [+]

Differentials Course

Technical visits to even closer the reality of post-graduate student of the area where you want to act. Exchange with classicists entities, public authorities, schools, Institutional Intervention Project. Career advice (coaching): at the end of the course, tracing goals and preparing students for professional growth.

Goals

GENERAL OBJECTIVE

The objective of this course is to qualify the educational psychology professional so you can plan and engage in learning problems in clinical and institutional perspective

SPECIFIC OBJECTIVES

Train new experts within the psychopedagogical action in the institution, larger discussions about the nature of the subject of the learning process, considering all the protagonists of educational activity (students, teachers, parents, coaches and school institutions directors); Provide theoretical and practical basis for performing diagnostic and development work strategies in addressing learning problems in the institutional context; Differentiate critically inadequacies related to school, family and / or social contexts as stakeholders in the process psychopedagogic TARGET AUDIENCE ... [-]

Master in psychology applied to health

Grupo Tiradentes
Campus Full time 363  March 2019 Brazil Aracaju

It offers an interdisciplinary training, allowing students to understand the necessary psychology interfaces with other disciplines, for a proper understanding of the human phenomenon. It provides a solid basic training, with a broad view of psychology, which enables the professional flexibility to adjust their skills to the specific demands of work contexts in Health. [+]

Differentials Course

It offers an interdisciplinary training, allowing students to understand the necessary psychology interfaces with other disciplines, for a proper understanding of the human phenomenon. It provides a solid basic training, with a broad view of psychology, which enables the professional flexibility to adjust their skills to the specific demands of work contexts in Health. It offers a pluralistic training, to improve the understanding of the psychological phenomena, considering the multitude of methodological theoretical perspectives built by Psychology.

Goals

A graduate in Applied Psychology Health aims to qualify and equip professionals in the health field, with knowledge of the subjective processes health x disease of individuals and groups, promoting the ability to meet the contemporary needs of different levels of promotion health and psychological practices. So that they can contribute to the analysis of the specific demands of your target audience.... [-]


Master in institutional clinical psychopedagogy

Grupo Tiradentes
Campus Full time 18 months March 2019 Brazil Aracaju

The course provides training qualified professionals to work with competence and skill in institutional clinical educational psychology area, diagnosing and intervening in the children's learning difficulties, young people and adults in school and non-school, enabling thus the educational psychologist for advice and advice in different contexts related to the learning process, such as schools, businesses and hospitals, through theoretical and practical mastery of specific content area of ​​educational psychology. [+]

Differentials Course

The course provides training professionals able to act with competence and skill in institutional clinical educational psychology area, diagnosing and intervening in the difficulties of learning of children, youths and adults in school and non-school, enabling thus the Psychopedagogists for Consulting and Advisory in different contexts related to the learning process, such as schools, businesses and hospitals, through theoretical and practical mastery of specific content area of ​​educational psychology.

General objectives: To train professionals able to act with competence and skill in institutional clinical educational psychology area, diagnosing and intervening in the children's learning difficulties, young people and adults in school and non-school. ... [-]


Masters in society, technology and public policy

Grupo Tiradentes
Campus Full time March 2019 Brazil Aracaju

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 other disciplinary courses and supported in other areas as engineering and public health. [+]

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 ... [-]

Masters European Eco-Management and Energetic

INEAD
Online 2 years Open Enrollment France France Online Switzerland Switzerland Online Belgium Belgium Online Luxembourg Luxembourg Online Canada Canada Online Lebanon Lebanon Online French Polynesia French Polynesia Online French Guiana French Guiana Online Martinique (Fr.) Martinique Online Reunion (Fr.) Reunion Online Mauritius Mauritius Online Morocco Morocco Online Tunisia Tunisia Online Algeria Algeria Online Guadeloupe (Fr.) Guadeloupe Online Congo, DR Congo DRC (Zaire) Online Congo Congo ROC (Brazzaville) Online Niger Niger Online Côte d'Ivoire Cote d'Ivoire Online Senegal Senegal Online Gabon Gabon Online Liechtenstein Liechtenstein Online Madagascar Madagascar Online + 43 more

European Master ** issued by the European Federation of Schools (FEDE) - an association governed by Swiss law (CCS.art 60-79). The European Masters is a European diploma validated by the IACBE (International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education) is an American accreditation body. [+]

TRAINING, OBJECTIVES Understanding the European world: interculturalism, human resources, policy, international trade, taxation ... Understand the fundamentals of environmental and energy management, statistics and financial management Mastering the Environmental Law and Energy, energy conservation, waste recovery and performance management

A JOB Responsible energy / environment Chargé (e) study of energy / environment Auditor energy / environment Eco-advisor consular chamber Energy Consultant / Environment Of Sustainable Development Consultant energy studies

SYLLABUS

Internships:

Internship or mission in company 6 to 12 weeks in the first year and 12 weeks in 2nd year Or Alternation (contact us) ... [-]

European Management Master and financial strategies

INEAD
Online 2 years Open Enrollment France France Online Belgium Belgium Online Switzerland Switzerland Online Luxembourg Luxembourg Online Canada Canada Online Lebanon Lebanon Online Morocco Morocco Online Tunisia Tunisia Online Algeria Algeria Online Guadeloupe (Fr.) Guadeloupe Online French Guiana French Guiana Online Martinique (Fr.) Martinique Online Reunion (Fr.) Reunion Online Mauritius Mauritius Online French Polynesia French Polynesia Online Congo, DR Congo DRC (Zaire) Online Congo Congo ROC (Brazzaville) Online Niger Niger Online Senegal Senegal Online Côte d'Ivoire Cote d'Ivoire Online Gabon Gabon Online Liechtenstein Liechtenstein Online Madagascar Madagascar Online + 43 more

European Master ** issued by the European Federation of Schools (FEDE) - an association governed by Swiss law (CCS.art 60-79). The European Masters is a European diploma validated by the IACBE (International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education) is an American accreditation body. [+]

TRAINING, OBJECTIVES Understand the European business and its peculiarities Learn the methods of economic and quantitative analysis, control and internal audit Understanding business ethics, financial strategies and the banking organization Mastering the risk management, international financial management, tax strategies, legal and financial, as well as performance management

A JOB The lending institutions, insurance companies Investment management and securities analysis Financial markets, commerce, risk management The finance function of an organization Corporate finance, venture capital Business planning and consultation Strategic management in the financial field Risk management, group management Companies whose securities are admitted on a regulated market Prevention and management difficulties of Companies ... [-]