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Degree in Social Sciences with an emphasis in basic education - Distance
The mission of Degree program in Social Sciences focused on basic education is to create pedagogical and social knowledge for the formation of a professional in education with humanistic,scientific and pedagogical training,with a life project articulated to the dynamics of the contemporary world,as an active and deliberative citizen with the ability to base theoretical and methodological knowledge about early childhood and the pedagogical processes,interacting with the problems presented in the interdisciplinary fields of social sciences and education.
The academic program “Degree in Social Sciences focused on basic education” as part of its social function,it is articulated in relation of Education and Society in the search and position of culture in people and communities, encouraging and becoming the academic dynamic to the social practices,facing the challenge and the opportunity in order to play a leading role in the solution of problems at local and national level.From the time the pedagogy program is committed to the updating of training programs in the field of education,it is necessary to go beyond transmisionist conceptions of isolated disciplines to trans-disciplinary perspectives which integrate knowledge of social sciences.
The graduate in Social Sciences focused on basic education of the University of Quindío is a professional in education with humanistic,scientific and pedagogical training who is able to understand the reality from a historical perspective in the cultural,economic,and political and sphere.
It is a competent professional to articulate the pedagogical principles with interdisciplinary approaches of the social sciences who is able to improve educational pedagogical and social processes in the field of formal education,he is able to coexist and train for the coexistence; he is competent professional to design and implement social projection activities with the educational communities,and he is able to train citizens through transversal,community and public policy projects.
He is a professional with administrative,eaching and a research skill, and he is able to design educational projects in a comprehensive way in order to understand,interpret and analyze the social phenomena.
The graduate in Social Sciences focused on basic education of the University of Quindío will work in the administrative, educational and social fields and social projection fields as:
- Teacher in institutions of formal and non-formal education at the level of basic (school, high school) and education at secondary level,and institutions of higher education.
- Director of an educational institution.
- Pedagogical Consultant of educational institutions.
- Participating in groups of social and educational research.
- Manager of educational programs for:
- Designing of programs to improve education.
- Promoting and implementing educational projects for the coexistence and democracy.
- Designing and implementing public politics for promoting citizen participation and democracy.
Granted degree: Graduate in Social Sciences with an emphasis in basic education
SNIES code: 90425
Academic credits:160 Credits
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