The general objective of this master's programme is to contribute to the training of expert professionals and researchers in the areas of migration, intercultural mediation and socio-educational intervention with vulnerable groups. In particular, it aims to provide in-depth knowledge on migration and the social problems affecting the most vulnerable groups, the skills to approach research from different methodologies, the skills required for critical analysis, and the skills to operate in multicultural contexts and to address problems related to diversity through mediation, dialogue and social intervention. In this way, the Master's degree hopes to respond to the demand for skilled workers in social issues, of great importance for the well-being of society as a whole.
Based on a scientific-social concept, with its research methodologies and professional action approaches, it aims to offer students top-quality applied training, providing the skills that allow them to reliably tackle the multiple professional challenges they will face.
Therefore, the key objectives include:
Competencies are the identifiable and evaluable set of knowledge, attitudes, values, abilities and skills, related to each other, which will allow the student to exercise the professional activity according to the requirements and standards used in the corresponding occupational area.
All the master’s at the University of Almeria explicitly include two types of competencies:
The basic competencies for all master’s degrees were defined in R.D. 1393/2007 of 29 October. They will be progressively adapted and as established by the current R.D. 822/2021 of 28 September, which establishes the organization of university education and the quality assurance procedure.
|CB6-To possess and understand knowledge||That students have demonstrated they possess and understand knowledge that expands and improves on that associated with the first cycle, providing them a basis or opportunity for originality in developing and/or applying ideas, often in a research context.|
|CB7-Application of knowledge||That students know how to apply the knowledge gained and are capable of problem-solving in new or unexplored settings within broader (or multi-disciplinary) contexts relating to their field of study.|
|CB8-Ability to make judgements||That students can integrate knowledge and face the complexity of making judgements based on incomplete information which, being incomplete or limited, includes reflections on the social and ethical responsibilities linked to applying their knowledge and judgements.|
|CB9-Communication capacity and social aptitude||That students know how to communicate their conclusions –and the ultimate knowledge and reasons that support them– to both specialized and non-specialized audiences in a clear and unambiguous manner.|
|CB10-Learning skills||That students possess the learning skills that will enable them to continue studying in a way that will be largely self-directed or autonomous.|
The specific competencies provided by this degree are listed in the degree report.