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Confered Degree | Duration | ECTS
Master Degree | 4 Semesters | 120 ECTS
The following may apply for the Master's Degree:
a) People who hold a B.A. or equivalent degree;
b) People who hold a foreign academic degree awarded after a 1st study cycle organized according to the Bologna Process by a member state of that process;
c) People who hold a foreign academic degree acknowledged as a degree satisfying the objectives of the graduate degree by the due body;
d) People who have a school, scientific or professional curriculum acknowledged by the due body of ULHT certifying the capacity to obtain this study cycle.
Have completed a total of 120 ECTS
This 2nd cycle aims at developing research skills, as well as the expertise and acquisition of competences for intervention in this area.
The 2nd cycle Risks and violence in current societies: Analysis and Social Intervention with a total of 120 credit units (ECTS), has the duration of 2 to 4 semesters (from November 2009). The study plan is organised around common CUs (1st semester) that allows for capturing the main theoretical matrices. The set of more specific CUs (2nd semester), will substantiate in two specialisations in the following variants: Children and Youth in Risk of Domestic Violence. The last 2 semesters essentially aim at making and developing a research or internship project in order for the defence of dissertation or internship report
Knowledge, abilities and skills to be acquired
Endow the master¿s students with a capacity for critical thinking and logical-scientific argumentation around the issues related with these phenomena.
Provide trans-disciplinary approaches of the problems of children and youth, women and elderly in a context of violence.
Reflect on the strategies of intervention and adequate methods and techniques for the development of preventive dynamics and auto-determination of the target population.
Endow the master¿s student for the investigation and consequent intervention and critique.
Specialisation and post-graduation programs, including 3rd cycle programs referring to PhD studies.
Entities and public or private Bodies (Committees for the Protection of Children and Youth in Danger, Police and Security Authorities, Centres for the support of victims of violence, Institute of Social reinsertion, Family and Minor's Courts, Associations for the Protection to Victims of Domestic Violence, City Halls, Parishes, Hospitals, Health Centres, IPSS, etc.)