This Master prepares students with advanced academic training for professional careers that demand them to apply contemporary sociological knowledge. It aims to train students to analyze specific issues pertaining to contemporary societies. The Master will provide the students with advanced theoretical, methodological and analytical tools and skills with which to examine, explore, advance, and apply sociological knowledge to a large range of sociological questions. .
The courses and seminars of the Master's program will be taught in Portuguese.
Contemporay Social Theories
Globalization and Human Mobiliy
Social Networks and Social Structure: Theories and Practices
Sociological Research Methodology
Tourism and Cultural Changes
Racism and Ethnicity
Society, Knowledge and Organizations
Research Seminar in Sociology
3rd and 4th Semesters:
Duration: 2 years