Master's Degree in SOCIOLOGY AND SOCIAL RESEARCH (LM83)

Degree course in italian
SOCIOLOGIA E RICERCA SOCIALE (LM83)
Degree course
SOCIOLOGY AND SOCIAL RESEARCH (LM83)
Title
Master's Degree
MIUR Class
Classe delle lauree magistrali in Sociologia e ricerca sociale - LM-88 (DM270)
Length
2 years
Credits
120
Department
HUMAN AND SOCIAL SCIENCES
Website
https://www.scienzeumanesociali.unisalento.it/guida-alla-didattica/lm88-sociologia-e-ricerca-sociale
Language
ITALIAN
Location
Lecce
Academic year
2023/2024
Type of access/Available places
Free access course
Career opportunities
2.5.3.2.1 - Esperti nello studio, nella gestione e nel controllo dei fenomeni sociali

Course description

The master's degree course in Sociology and Social Research trains specialists with multidisciplinary skills, which are useful for the analysis and management of complex social processes. They include theoretical competences in sociology and philosophy, empirical skills for social (both qualitative and quantitative) research design, particularly on territorial development and social innovation, deviant phenomena, and didactics of huma sciences.
Basic knowledge is required of sociology and research methodology, as well as interdisciplinary knowledge of economic, legal, political and statistical disciplines. Graduates in the following areas are eligible for admission: Philosophy; Administration and Organisation; Economics and Business Management; Education; Communication; Psychology; Political science; Sociology; Social work; Statistics.
Career opportunities envisaged by the degree course are in social research, as well as in the management of public and private administrations. Graduates in Sociology and Social Research have skills in the analysis and management of social data, and in the design of public policies oriented by empirical research, particularly in the fields of territorial development, marginality and crime.
The dissertation is the result of original research activity, carried out under the guidance of a lecturer, on topics related to the disciplines covered by the student during his/her training. The thesis is checked by a co-rapporteur and discussed publicly in the presence of the degree committee.
No
"Di Ateneo" - Single university degree (Final award of the degree issued by the University of Salento)
angelo.salento@unisalento.it; silvia.mangia@unisalento.it

Course modules

Devianza e criminalità

Course's rules

Crime economy (SECS-P/01)

8 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A005747]

Fund raising workshop (SPS/09)

2 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A006581]

Qualitative methodologies and techniques: advanced course (SPS/07)

8 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A006758]

Quantitative methodologies and techniques: advanced course (SPS/07)

8 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A006757]

Psychology of crime (M-PSI/05)

8 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A006580]

Sociology of crime (SPS/12)

8 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A006579]

Statistics for social research (SECS-S/01)

8 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A005746]

Investigation techniques and probative procedure (IUS/16)

6 credits - Related/Supplementary - Compulsory [Code: A005748]

CONTEMPORARY SOCIOLOGICAL THEORIES (SPS/07)

6 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: 05286]

Crime and Media (SPS/08)

6 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A006582]

ENGLISH FOR SOCIAL SCIENCES (L-LIN/12)

6 credits - Other - Compulsory [Code: A004324]

Legal medicine (MED/43)

6 credits - Related/Supplementary - Compulsory [Code: A006583]

Final exam (PROFIN_S)

16 credits - Language/Final Exam - Compulsory [Code: A000275]

History of organized crime (M-STO/04)

6 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A005750]

Legal instruments to combat crime (IUS/17)

6 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A005751]

TRAINING PERIOD (NN)

4 credits - Other - Compulsory [Code: A000682]

Didattica delle scienze umane

Course's rules

Sociological analysis of territorial development (SPS/09)

8 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A006584]

Communication and territory (SPS/08)

6 credits - Characterizing - Optional [Code: A006587]

Crime and Media (SPS/08)

6 credits - Characterizing - Optional [Code: A006582]

Economics of territorial development (SECS-P/01)

8 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A006588]

Fund raising workshop (SPS/09)

2 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A006581]

Qualitative methodologies and techniques: advanced course (SPS/07)

8 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A006758]

Quantitative methodologies and techniques: advanced course (SPS/07)

8 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A006757]

Community psychology and territorial development (M-PSI/05)

8 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A006585]

Statistics for social research (SECS-S/01)

8 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A005746]

CONTEMPORARY SOCIOLOGICAL THEORIES (SPS/07)

6 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: 05286]

PHILOSOPHICAL ANTHROPOLOGY (M-FIL/03)

6 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: 04704]

TEACHING PHYLOSOPHY (M-FIL/01)

12 credits - Related/Supplementary - Compulsory [Code: 01780]

ENGLISH FOR SOCIAL SCIENCES (L-LIN/12)

6 credits - Other - Compulsory [Code: A004324]

Final exam (PROFIN_S)

16 credits - Language/Final Exam - Compulsory [Code: A000275]

History of the local institutions (SPS/03)

6 credits - Characterizing - Optional [Code: A006590]

Legal instruments to combat crime (IUS/17)

6 credits - Characterizing - Optional [Code: A005751]

TRAINING PERIOD (NN)

4 credits - Other - Compulsory [Code: A000682]

Sviluppo territoriale e innovazione sociale

Course's rules

Sociological analysis of territorial development (SPS/09)

8 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A006584]

Communication and territory (SPS/08)

6 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A006587]

Economics of territorial development (SECS-P/01)

8 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A006588]

Social innovation (SPS/07)

6 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A006586]

Fund raising workshop (SPS/09)

2 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A006581]

Qualitative methodologies and techniques: advanced course (SPS/07)

8 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A006758]

Quantitative methodologies and techniques: advanced course (SPS/07)

8 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A006757]

Community psychology and territorial development (M-PSI/05)

8 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A006585]

Statistics for social research (SECS-S/01)

8 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A005746]

PHILOSOPHICAL ANTHROPOLOGY (M-FIL/03)

6 credits - Characterizing - Optional [Code: 04704]

Associationism and political participation: history and theories (SPS/02)

6 credits - Related/Supplementary - Optional [Code: A007513]

ENGLISH FOR SOCIAL SCIENCES (L-LIN/12)

6 credits - Other - Compulsory [Code: A004324]

Cultural heritage and territorial development (M-DEA/01)

6 credits - Related/Supplementary - Compulsory [Code: A006814]

Participatory processes and cooperative environments (M-PED/03)

6 credits - Related/Supplementary - Optional [Code: A006592]

Final exam (PROFIN_S)

16 credits - Language/Final Exam - Compulsory [Code: A000275]

History of territorialization processes (M-STO/04)

6 credits - Characterizing - Optional [Code: A006589]

History of the local institutions (SPS/03)

6 credits - Characterizing - Compulsory [Code: A006590]

TRAINING PERIOD (NN)

4 credits - Other - Compulsory [Code: A000682]