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Inici Master's degree in Youth and Society

Joint Master’s in Youth and Society


Type: Academic / mixed


Offered by:


Department of Education of the University of Girona (coordinator)

Department of Geogrpahy and Sociology of the University of Lleida

Department of Communication of the Pompeu Fabra University

Department of Anthropology, Philosphy and Social Work of the Rovira i Virgili University

Department of Sociology of the Autonomous University of Barcelona


Number of credits: 60 ECTS (Each ECTS reoresents 25 hours of studnt involvement)

Language(s) of instruction: Catalan 50% Spanish 30% English 15% French 5%

Study mode: part time

Duration: one academia year

Start of the Course: 1 October

Method: blended

Maximum number of students: 40

Price: Subsidised (to give a general idea of what this menas, for the 2009-2010 academic year the price has been set at 26-30 € per ECTS credit. In anticipation of approval of a Government of Catalonia decree, expected by mid-June 2010, an approximate increase of between 5% and 7% can be calculated for the 2009-2010 academic year).


Educational objectives

The aim of the Master's Degree is to consolidate a permanent range of courses in the area of research, intervention and public policies concerning youth. It is a course that is both interdisciplinary and interuniversity, and it hopes to attract the professionals, researchers and teachers who work or plan to work in this sector.

The Master's Degree is designed for social educators (juvenil justice, primary care social services, educational residential centres, education in secondary schools, youth mediation, education in youth leisure) leisure and sports monitors; youth and cultural centre managers; youth hostel managers; youth culture managers; public safety officers; health officers; personal service specialists; secondary and university teachers; research students in the social sciences; psychopedagogues, pedagogues and psychologists; sociologists; anthropologists and all other professionals interested in youth.

Career opportunities may be found as: youth specialists, education specialists, culture specialists, heads of youth programmes or centres, directors and coordinators of youth institutions and services, intercultural mediators and conflict managers, youth counsellors and researchers into youth issues, among others.


Biblioteca DAFITS

Romani, Oriol (1992). Drogodependientes: circuitos informales y procesos de integración social. Institut de Reinserció Social, IRES, Barcelona

Master's degree in Youth and Society