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Creating new professionals in the area of ​​Social Sciences

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Job title: Journalist
Academic degree: Bachelor of Social Communication
Duration: 10 semesters

Entry requirements:

  • Secondary Education: 20%
  • Ranking: 10%
  • PSU Language and Communication: 30%
  • PSU Mathematics: 10%
  • PSU History and Social Sciences: 30%

Egress Profile:

The / the journalist of the University of La Serena, is able to explain socio-cultural, political, economic and historical processes in local, national and international spheres; assess ethical aspects and legal regulations associated with the professional performance of the Journalist in their different work environments, able to adequately resolve from a critical perspective and formulate information of journalistic interest, in different formats, using diverse technological supports and generate effective and efficient communication and information to through different means, applying genres and journalistic writing.

He is also trained to argue information from various sources, making use of theories, approaches, methods and research techniques for the development of studies in the social sciences; valuing the use of information and communication technologies, understanding their mediating role between information systems and society and being able to formulate entrepreneurship projects in the field of journalism and / or communications.

Occupational Field: At present our graduates (as) work mainly in social media, such as newspapers, magazines, television channels and digital media; as well as in public or private institutions. In addition, they are trained to act as advisors and consultants in matters related to information and social communication.

Desirable skills:

  • Ability to study the sciences and techniques of social communication.
  • Good handling of oral and written expressions.
  • A strong ethical sense Capacity for teamwork.

Vacancies: 50
Studies Regime: Semiannual
Continuity of Studies: Postgraduate in Communication and Social Sciences. Master in Leadership, Strategic Management and Communication.

Weighted: 475
PSU score - 2018 admission: 552,80 - 708,80

Information: School of Journalism, Andrés Bello Campus, Raúl Bitrán Avenue Nachary N ° 1305, El Pino Hill, La Serena.

Phone: +51 2 204352 XNUMX
Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Career Website: journalism.userena.cl

Accredited Career 5 years, August 2014 - August 2019. On-site mode, day shift, Serena La Serena, (Accreditation Agency: AcreditAcción).

Career with Curriculum Renewal Valid from 2017

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