Universidad de La Laguna

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The University of La Laguna It has exerted an important role in educational leadership, scientific and cultural Canary Islands during its two centuries of history, promoting the progress of our community and contributing decisively to its modernization. According to this tradition, University of La Laguna It establishes as its main social mission, contribute to the welfare of the citizens of the Canaries, guaranteeing quality higher education, promoting economic development through scientific and technical high-level research and disseminating culture, scientific knowledge and the arts throughout around the archipelago through its university outreach.

To develop their social mission, University of La Laguna It establishes the basic principles of all its members: the desire for renewal, scientific and professional rigor, honest and responsible commitment to their work and the defense of tolerance and critical thinking. Therefore it undertakes to transmit these values ​​and takes as its primary task the education of their students as critical, solidarity and enterprising individuals, and as members committed to the future of their community and humanity.

As a producer institution of public goods in their social environment, University of La Laguna It aims that society and institutions perceive the quality of their services as concrete realities, whose efficiency can be demonstrated by comparing with other institutions and universities of their surroundings and therefore assumes a permanent standard of behavior accountability of management and certification of the quality of its services.

In order to take advantage of Canary Islands as a platform for intercultural dialogue, University of La Laguna defined as a strategic goal of the next ten years become the European Atlantic University, An educational institution and open investigation, which is the preferred destination of students and researchers in the Canary Islands and the Atlantic area, while aims to achieve a high degree of integration of its members in the most prestigious networks of scientific and educational exchange.

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Master's Degree In Advanced Pedagogical Studies

Campus Full time 2 semesters September 2017 Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife

The Master in Advanced Pedagogical Studies is designed with the aim of promoting the training of researchers and specialists trained to develop analysis and generate solutions on the problems facing education in today's society. The retrospective foundations, the plurality of perspectives and the prospective vocation are the axes of a complex, transdisciplinary conception of pedagogical knowledge and of unquestionable social transference. [+]

The Master in Advanced Pedagogical Studies Is designed with the aim of promoting the training of researchers and specialists trained to develop analysis and generate solutions on the problems facing education in today's society. The retrospective foundations, the plurality of perspectives and the prospective vocation are the axes of a complex, transdisciplinary conception of pedagogical knowledge and of unquestionable social transference. Research in education and its capacity to innovate are key factors in implementing social, regional, national and transnational development and sustainability. In addition, when this proposal is proposed in a distance mode, openness to interested national and international students diversifies the contexts and possibilities that may emerge in the results in this area. The present proposal focused on the interdisciplinary approach of avant-garde elements, welcomes in its training program the most relevant themes, established as research priorities in the international agendas and the millennium goals. The need to rethink and redirect pedagogical models around critical and alternative values ​​and knowledge, discourses and practices for the reinvention of citizenship and the social improvements contained in development and sustainability projects. In addition, the international projection of these typologies of studies is emphasized. In particular, relations in the field outside the EU. That is to say, to foment that other privileged place of tricontinental interchange with Latin America and Africa, the one of the postgraduate formation and the joint investigations. Admission profile. The profile of the student requires previous training in the field of social or human sciences, with obvious interest in... [-]

Master's Degree In Computer Engineering

Campus Part time 3 semesters September 2017 Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife

The title has been designed fundamentally with the aim that the students of the Degree in Computer Engineering can complement their academic training and know the procedures and newest and relevant techniques in the field of Professional Informatics and its applications. [+]

The title has been designed primarily with the aim of Degree in Computer Engineering To complement their academic training and to learn about the most innovative and relevant procedures and techniques in the field of Professional Computing And their applications. The design is carried out having as a differentiating element the emphasis on standard, free and open source technologies, both for the relevant role they have acquired as a backbone in the ICT sector, and for the added value that this entails in the learning of The contents developed. This bet is transferred transversally to all the subjects that compose the master. Specials / Itineraries: Specialization in Software Systems Engineering Specialization in Information Technology Specialty in Computer Science GOALS The percentage of employability of graduates in Information Technology is in Spain between 90 percent and 100 percent, according to the study "Employability 2012" conducted by the Conference of Directors and Deans of Computer Engineering. The graduates of this master may develop, among others, the following professional roles: ICT Director, leading projects, teams and organizations of the ICT sector within the company. Software engineer, managing the process of developing applications to guarantee the quality, usability and satisfaction of users. Systems architect, designing distributed applications, or evaluating the performance of networks and systems. Consultant of information systems, advising on strategy in information technologies, the distribution of multimedia contents in Internet or the management of the computer security. Computer scientist, developing intensive computing applications, simulations of real systems or applying artificial intelligence techniques... [-]

Master's Degree In Food Safety And Quality

Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife

The Master in Safety and Food Quality has as objectives the train university graduates in health sciences and science, control and certification of quality and food safety in line with national and supranational law, allowing them to design develop, implement and certify techniques and procedures for bromatológico, nutritional, toxicological and biological control of food, as a final product, and the assurance of quality and hygiene. [+]

The Master in Food Safety and Quality Aims to train university graduates in health and science sciences in the control and certification of food quality and safety in line with national and supranational legislation in force, allowing them to design, develop, apply and certify techniques and procedures For the bromatological, nutritional, toxicological and biological control of food, as final product, and the assurance of its quality and hygiene. This degree integrates faculty whose teaching and research activity is related to different fields of safety and quality of food. It also has the collaboration of professionals from the health administration of the Canary Islands, as well as representatives of the business sector with responsibilities for inspection and quality control of food. Cooperation agreements with various public institutions and food businesses allow students to learn firsthand the procedures, rules and techniques discussed in the training program and complement their training. Admission profile. Preference will be given to students graduates in Science and Health Sciences income. Graduates in health sciences and sciences, such as pharmacists, veterinarians, graduates in science and food technology (CTA), doctors, chemists, biologists, etc. Profile of egress. Expert in food safety and quality. GOALS Knowledge and understanding that provide a basis or opportunity for originality in developing and / or applying ideas, often in a research context. That the students can apply their knowledge and their ability to solve problems in new or unfamiliar environments within broader (or multidisciplinary) contexts related to their field of study. That students are able... [-]

Master's Degree In Research In Philosophy

Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife

The University Interuniversity Master's Degree in Research in Philosophy is an Official Master's Program that arises from a transformation of the masters in Philosophy offered by the different universities that participate. [+]

The University Interuniversity Master's Degree in Research in Philosophy Is an Official Master Program that arises from a transformation of the masters in Philosophy offered by the different universities that participate. On the one hand, it is a transformation of the Master's Program in Contemporary Philosophy and its historical presuppositions, currently taught in the Faculty of Philosophy of the University of Murcia (verified by ANECA) and the Master of Research in Philosophy, taught in the Faculty of Philosophy Of the University of La Laguna (and also verified by ANECA). The master's degree is unique for the 3 universities. The offer of all subjects will be the same for the 3 universities. Specials / Itineraries: Specialization in Contemporary Philosophy and Science. Historical budgets. Specialty in Philosophical Keys to understand the present. Specialization in Language, Mind and Science Specialization in Ethics and Politics. Specialty in Aesthetics and Theory of the Arts. Specialization in Ideas and problems of the contemporary world. Admission profile The Master in Research in Philosophy is aimed at: 1. Graduates and graduates in Philosophy. 2. Graduates and graduates in the area of ​​social sciences, philology and humanities. 3. Other graduates or graduates of diverse origin with degree equivalent or above grade. For the profiles 2 and 3 of admission, the Academic Commission will study the formative coherence of the (non-philosophical) studies, which, depending on the chosen Master's Specialization, will be able to reorientate the chosen training itineraries. This reorientation is not prescriptive but rather indicative, since the formative complements... [-]

Master In Astrophysics

Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2017 Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife

The exceptional atmospheric conditions for the highest quality astronomical observations in the Canary Islands, together with their geographical proximity and good connection with Europe, justify the presence of the European Observatory of the Northern Hemisphere (ENO). [+]

The exceptional atmospheric conditions for the highest quality astronomical observations in the Canary Islands, together with their geographical proximity and good connection with Europe, justify the presence of the European Observatory of the Northern Hemisphere (ENO). This fact, together with the consequent concentration of teachers and researchers around the Institute of Astrophysics of the Canary Islands, to the Department of Astrophysics of the ULL and Observatories, Generates an ideal environment for the development of a Masters in Astrophysics in which direct contact with prestigious professionals represents an exceptional added value. The Master has been designed based on a wide and rigorous offer of subjects, options and itineraries that are concreted in three specialties: "Specialty in Theory and Computation", "Specialty in Observation and Instrumentation" and "Structure of Matter". Admission profile. Future students of the master's degree are expected to have one of the following profiles: Graduates in Physics, fundamentally, but also in Mathematics and Engineering (including Informatics) of Spanish universities that want to complete their training with a Masters in Astrophysics. Active graduates who want to improve their training or expand their professional profile (eg teachers of middle schools). Graduates of Iberoamerican, European (and the rest of the world) universities who want to study the Master or some practical credits based on collaborations with the ULL. Graduates in Physics or in any of the experimental sciences, engineers and technical engineers. Requirements of previous training of the Master. The previous training requirements of the students who want to take the master's degree... [-]

Master In Innovation In Design For The Tourism Sector

Campus or Online Full time September 2017 Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Through a multidisciplinary training, the master is dedicated to the research in design orienting it to a very specific social and economic activity, the tourism, like field of application. Its aim is to implement innovation-based policies, strategies and activities in the sector based on design and working methods. [+]

Through a multidisciplinary training, the master is dedicated to the research in design orienting it to a very specific social and economic activity, the tourism, like field of application. Its aim is to implement innovation-based policies, strategies and activities in the sector based on design and working methods. The University of Barcelona (UB), the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULPGC) and the University of the Basque Country (UPV-EHU) are participating in this inter-university master's degree, together with the University of La Laguna (ULL). Admission profile. The entrance will be direct for the students coming from the degrees of Design, Fine Arts and Engineering in Industrial Design and Development of Products of the EHEA. • Students from other grades such as architecture, social and economic sciences and, in general, the social sciences and humanities disciplines, will be able to access the evaluation of their application by an academic commission, which will determine according to their academic and professional curriculum what Leveling courses must be in the Degree in Design. This course of leveling the student will take between 15 and 30 credits. In order to avoid their coincidence with the teaching of the first semester of the master, these leveling credits will be carried out in a "zero course", that is to say, the student who performs the leveling credits will need two academic courses to complete the master, In which he will develop between 15 and 30 credits of leveling, in the first or second semester according to... [-]

Master In Logic And Philosophy Of Science

Campus Part time 1 year September 2017 Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife

This master's degree is interuniversity and is taught in a total of 6 universities, you can find more information about the master on the website of the University of Salamanca. [+]

This master's degree is interuniversity and is taught in a total of 6 universities, you can find more information about the master on the website of the University of Salamanca. Place of delivery: In different courses can be given in: Faculty of Philosophy of the University of Salamanca Faculty of Philosophy of the University of Santiago de Compostela Faculty of Philosophy and Letters of the University of Valladolid Faculty of Humanities. Philosophy Section of the University of La Laguna Faculty of Philosophy of A Coruña Faculty of Philosophy and Sciences of the Education of the University of València Admission profile: The offer of official teaching leading to the official master's degree is designed in order to meet the demand of current university graduates who wish to receive additional specialization or research training, students from foreign university systems who wish to study for a master's degree In our country, and that of university graduates who decide to update their knowledge and skills or modify their profile. Our students are expected to: Graduates in Philosophy (graduates or graduates) Graduates in the area of ​​natural sciences, mathematics and computer science (Graduates or graduates) Graduates in the area of ​​social sciences and philology (Graduates or graduates). It is necessary that the student can read philosophical and scientific texts correctly at least in Spanish and English. Profile of egress. Researchers and professors in the area of ​​Logic and Philosophy of Science. Experts in logic, analysis and evaluation of science and technology. GOALS Be able to... [-]

Master In Management And Technological Innovation In Construction

Campus Part time 1 year September 2017 Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife

This master's degree aims to train professionals in these new methodologies that are relevant today and are manifested as one of the innovation sectors in the field of construction management in the coming years: information models in construction - BIM (Building Information Modeling), integrated management systems, environmental management systems, quality management systems, risk identification and assessment, social-environmental responsibility of the construction company, control of construction management in Time, cost and time, analysis and diagnosis in the rehabilitation of buildings, innovative constructive technologies in the rehabilitation of buildings, technical inspection and auditing and energy certification of buildings, as well as innovation processes and new trends in the sector of the construction. [+]

The construction sector is moving towards a new conceptual framework that demands new technological, social, economic and environmental requirements and capacities. Construction is linked to new concepts such as innovation, sustainability, rehabilitation and maintenance, and new technologies applied to architectural and urban design and construction, industrialization and efficiency in managing the entire process. This master's degree aims to train professionals in these new methodologies that are relevant today and are manifested as one of the innovation sectors in the field of construction management in the coming years: information models in construction - BIM (Building Information Modeling), Integrated management systems, environmental management systems, quality management systems, risk identification and assessment, social-environmental responsibility of the construction company, control of construction management in installments, time And cost, analysis and diagnosis in the rehabilitation of buildings, innovative constructive technologies in the rehabilitation of buildings, technical inspection and auditing and energy certification of buildings, as well as innovation processes and new trends in the construction sector . Admission profile. Students who intend to enter must have a technical profile with knowledge in construction systems. The admission profile recommended to the Master is in line with those of the graduates of Technical Architecture, Architecture, Engineering Degree, Technical Architecture and Architecture degrees. These students have prior training level required for access to the Master, not conducting additional training being required. For other related qualifications, in the field of civil engineering, industrial engineering and agricultural and rural engineering, the Academic Commission will study each application individually and may,... [-]

Master In Mathematical Modeling And Research, Statistics And Computation

Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife

This master's degree is interuniversity and is taught in a total of 6 universities. [+]

This master's degree is interuniversity and is taught in a total of 6 universities. Place of delivery: There are three periods of intensive teaching: November-December, February-March and April or May after Holy Week. The subjects of the first period will be taught in the UPV / EHU, the second in the University of Zaragoza and the remaining three will be rotated each year by one of the other universities. In 2013/2014 the third period of teaching will be taught at the University of Oviedo and 2014/2015 expected at the University of La Laguna. Places where teaching is taught: UPV / EHU, in the Faculty of Science and Technology of the Campus of Leioa. University of Zaragoza, in the Faculty of Sciences of Zaragoza. University of La Laguna, in the Faculty of Sciences. Mathematics Section. University of Oviedo, in the Faculty of Sciences. Public University of Navarra, at the Higher Technical School of Industrial and Telecommunication Engineering of Pamplona University of La Rioja, in the Faculty of Sciences, Agrifood and Computer Studies of Logroño. Admission profile: The entry profile is a graduate or bachelor of science (Mathematics, Physics, Biotechnology, ... ) Or engineering with vocation to be trained in a mathematics oriented to treat and solve problems that arise in the field of industry, companies, technological centers and other sciences. Also, the Master is adapted to a profile interested in starting a research career in Mathematics. Profile of egress: This masters form researchers in Mathematics and applications with a high degree... [-]

Master In Theory And History Of Art And Cultural Management

Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2017 Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife + 1 more

The Master in Theory and History of Art and Cultural Management is proposed in order to provide training for professionalizing character and research in Theory and History of Art and Cultural Management graduates and graduates in arts and humanities-oriented cultural management. [+]

The Master in Theory and History of Art and Cultural Management is proposed in order to provide training for professionalizing character and research in Theory and History of Art and Cultural Management graduates and graduates in arts and humanities-oriented cultural management. Specials / Itineraries: Research Itinerary: Theory and History of Art: research methodologies. Professional Route: Cultural Management. Admission profile. The income profile of the Master in Theory and History of Art and Cultural Management will preferably aimed at graduates / graduates in art history, music Sciences, Philosophy, Philology and Fine Arts. also offer other graduates in related areas, such as social science graduates or graduates in Journalism, Education, Economics, and Information Sciences. Also for related degrees as Architecture. Consequently, the income profiles will be: 1 st. Graduates or graduates in History of Art, Humanities, Fine Arts, Architecture, Superior Degree of Conservatory, Degree or Degree in History and Music Sciences and Musical Teaching. Higher degrees in Dramatic Art. Also, degrees related to pedagogy and communication. 2º. Graduates from foreign universities with degrees that are considered equivalent to those indicated in the previous point. 3º. Future graduates of training equivalent to any of the aforementioned degrees. Students from the EU or other countries of the EHEA, as well as from other places in the world, must provide an equivalent degree of the indicated qualifications, homologated or homologable, complying with the regulations in force in the ULL in this regard. The professional specialty in History of Art and Cultural Management requires students to... [-]

Masters Degree in Conference Interpreting

Campus Full time 1 year September 2017 Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife

The Universidad de La Laguna pioneered the creation of postgraduate interpreting training in Spain when it founded the Masters in Conference Interpreting (MIC) in 1988. It was the first masters dedicated to training conference interpreters, both in consecutive and simultaneous techniques. [+]

The Universidad de La Laguna pioneered the creation of postgraduate interpreting training in Spain when it founded the Masters in Conference Interpreting (MIC) in 1988. It was the first masters dedicated to training conference interpreters, both in consecutive and simultaneous techniques. Our excellence in teaching is recognised by international institutions famed for their stringent staff recruitment criteria. Many of our graduates are working as conference interpreters in the European Commission, the European Parliament and the United Nations, amongst other international organizations. The Masters receives pedagogical support from the European Commission (Directorate General for Interpretation – SCIC) and the European Parliament, who send staff interpreters to participate either as pedagogical assistance during the course or as members of the exam tribunal during our final exams. Other activities are also organised in collaboration with these institutions, such as visits to the European Commission and European Parliament, or a series of virtual classes. In these virtual classes that our students are able to receive direct feedback regarding their individual performance from interpreters who work for the European institutions. The EC also facilitates the movement of students via the bursaries offered by the Directorate General for Interpretation for those students possessing linguistic combinations that they consider important. The MIC provides practical professional training in conference interpreting that teaches and hones the skills needed for both consecutive and simultaneous interpreting in a professional context. MIC classes have a maximum of ten students and are organised according to passive languages. Two members of teaching staff are... [-]

Masters In Marine Biology: Biodiversity And Conservation

Campus Full time 18 months September 2017 Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife

The Master's Degree in Marine Biology: Biodiversity and Conservation by the University of La Laguna brings together in its approach the great experience of more than forty years of teaching and research in this field developed in the ULL. It will have a strong character of practical and applied training. [+]

The Master's Degree in Marine Biology: Biodiversity and Conservation by the University of La Laguna Gathers in its approach the great experience of more than forty years of teaching and research in this field developed in the ULL. It will have a strong character of practical and applied training. The student will acquire a sound knowledge of marine biodiversity, particularly the Atlantic-Mediterranean environment, and will also master the tools of know-how in the field of management, conservation and conservation, research and teaching related to the environment , Biodiversity and marine resources. Admission profile. This Master is aimed at those students who are interested in specializing in Marine Biology and the conservation of biodiversity with a view to acquiring knowledge and skills that also allow them to be incorporated into the world of work and which also enables them to delve into fundamental techniques Research, development and innovation in Biodiversity. The Master is preferably addressed to Graduates or Graduates in Biology, but can also access other graduates (RD 1393/2007, Art. 16), preferably those covering aspects related to biological subjects, such as Graduates or Graduates in Marine Sciences and Environmental Sciences. The required or recommended different subjects of the Master, contained in its teaching guide, prerequisites indicate the background needed and provide a reference for the student. Profile of egress. Expert in the knowledge of marine biodiversity, its use, management, management and conservation. GOALS To know scientifically the structure and function of marine ecosystems, the factors that can potentially affect them and... [-]

Masters In Use And Management Of Cultural Heritage

Campus Full time 2 semesters September 2017 Spain Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Today it is more than evident that the field of cultural property, tourism and cultural entertainment, is becoming one of the largest and strongest economic assets of our immediate future. [+]

Today it is more than evident that the field of cultural property, tourism and cultural entertainment, is becoming one of the largest and strongest economic assets of our immediate future. The Cultural heritage, Its management and safeguarding, is presented as an innovative area and in continuous development, repeatedly demanded by society and its administrations, which demands specialized studies that fill the gaps between the protection of patrimonial resources and their proper management, use and put in value. It is these reasons that lead the University of La Laguna to create the Master in Use and Management of Cultural Heritage, In order to give a satisfactory response to the training of professionals in one of the emerging areas with a future, and which requires the best training of those who have to manage the structures, contents and tasks in public and private entities, agencies and institutions , Whose purpose is the care, defense and dissemination of heritage, goods and cultural services. The curriculum is characterized by a comprehensive, interdisciplinary approach, with a clear professional orientation, which converge seminars, workshops, assignments and projects conducted by a varied cast of professors from a proven level and experience, and with a period intended to external practices in organizations and institutions of the sector. Admission profile. It is aimed at various degrees: Licensed and / or graduates in Fine Arts, Conservation and Restoration of Cultural Property, Design, History, Archaeology, Art History, Cultural Management, Geography and Planning, Social and Cultural Anthropology, Technical Architecture and architects. Also... [-]

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San Cristóbal de La Laguna

Santa Cruz de Tenerife, 38204 ES