Masters in Sociology in Spain

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Sociology

The benefits of a Masters extend beyond improving your earning potential. They can provide you with personal and professional skills to accelerate your development. They are also an opportunity to differentiate yourself from your peers, many of whom will have similar A-level and undergraduate qualifications.

Sociology studies the behavioral patterns of a society and the individuals within it. Sociology aims to understand how social structures, human relations, and the behavior of individuals influence civilizations and their cultures.

Spain (Spanish: España) is a diverse country sharing the Iberian Peninsula with Portugal at the western end of the Mediterranean Sea. Spain is considered an exotic country in Europe due to its friendly inhabitants and relaxed lifestyle. The normal duration for University courses in Spain is 4 years, except Medicine and the double degrees, which are 6. Madrid and Barcelona are well known cities around world for its cuisine, vibrant nightlife, and world-famous folklore and festivities.

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Master's Degree In Applied Sociology: Social And Market Research

Universidade da Coruña
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Spain A Coruña

The SAISM is the only postgraduate degree in the Galician University System that offers specialization in market research and advanced social analysis, including consumer analysis. [+]

Introduction

Since its establishment as a differentiated discipline in the field of social sciences, Sociology has had an applied nature aimed at guiding decision making in companies, public administrations and third sector organizations.

All these entities demand analysts and experts in obtaining and managing social information that allow them to understand the behavior of individuals in different spheres, from the economic to the political, from the social to the cultural.

The reason is that this information is crucial to them because:

Companies need to know the new patterns of social behavior and, consequently, new possibilities of business and market. The Market Research becomes an asset of the company that avoids expenses and risks when pointing out the potentials of markets and sales. It is the contribution of knowledge that increases sales, contributes to productivity and improved results. Administrations and public managers are obliged to understand the social demands, since their stability depends on the stability and trust of the citizens in the institutions. The third sector entities (associations and foundations) require, in turn, specialists in locating their own spaces to develop in them organized solidarity in a context in which the scarcity of economic means increases exponentially its value. Why study the degree ... [-]

Master's Degree In Social Policies And Socio-community Intervention

Universidade da Coruña
Campus or Online Full time 2 years September 2018 Spain A Coruña

The Master is focused on the broad group of graduates mainly from the fields of Sociology, Political Science, Economics, Social Education and Social Work, while also being of interest to graduates of other disciplines, Mainly in the field of Social and Legal Sciences. [+]

Introduction

The proposal to create the Master in Social Policies and Sociocommental Intervention (MOPS) Emerges as an alternative to the Master's Degree in International Migration: Research, Migration Policies and Intercultural Mediation (MOMI), which is in extinction after seven academic courses.

The formation of the new title, more oriented towards social policies, social exclusion and social and community intervention arises from the need for emerging demands for professional qualification, but also for updating knowledge on the part of academic-scientific, Action in the face of emerging social problems today.

The Master is focused on the broad group of graduates mainly from the fields of Sociology, Political Science, Economics, Social Education and Social Work, while also being of interest to graduates of other disciplines, Mainly in the field of Social and Legal Sciences.... [-]


Research Master in Sociology and Demography

Universitat Pompeu Fabra Barcelona
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 Spain Barcelona + 1 more

The master's programme in Sociology and Demography trains professionals to conduct high-quality research on key socio-demographic aspects of modern societies. In these turbulent times, it is more important than ever to determine which dynamics affect individuals and families and how the financial crisis is impacting various groups. This programme provides students with state-of-the-art methodological tools to answer questions such as... [+]

Research Master in Sociology and Demography

The master's programme in Sociology and Demography trains professionals to conduct high-quality research on key socio-demographic aspects of modern societies. In these turbulent times, it is more important than ever to determine which dynamics affect individuals and families and how the financial crisis is impacting various groups. This programme provides students with state-of-the-art methodological tools to answer questions such as: What impact has the crisis had on social inequalities and social cohesion? How has it affected people's living and working conditions? How has it affected their health? What effect has it had on people's chances for educational and occupational mobility? What strategies have people chosen to deal with the crisis and how have they affected family structures, marriage and young people's ability to strike out on their own? What role do women play in the household economy today and how has it affected gender relations? Has the crisis hit all social classes, countries and welfare states equally hard? Is it possible to grow without sacrificing social cohesion? With what policies?... [-]