Frequently Asked Questions

Who can attend the Specialization and the International course?
The training proposals are addressed to undergraduate and postgraduate students, teachers at all the various levels of education, activists and militants of trade union organisations, social movements and political parties, public employees and staff within the legal framework, journalists, communicators and press workers, members and managers of non-governmental organisations and professionals interested in public policies.

How can I apply?
To participate please fill out the online registration form available here. Applications will be open from December 22nd, 2017 to March 18th, 2018.

How do I know if I’m registered?
At the end of the registration process you will receive a confirmation email.

What happens if I do not attend in full, complete or get approved in all the optional seminars required by the specialization?
If you do not attend up to one optional seminar, you can join the following cohort. In any case, the amount paid will not be reimbursed.

What happens if I do not attend in full, complete or get approved in the international course?
The international course cannot be reinitiated, so you can attend the following cohort against payment in full. In any case, the initially paid amount will not be reimbursed.

When will classes begin and end?
Classes will begin April 2018 and will end March 2019.

How can I access classes?
All enrolled participants will receive the necessary instructions to have access to classes, to bibliography and to discussion forums through CLACSO Virtual Training platform.

How will I know how to use CLACSO Virtual Training Platform?
Accessing and browsing the Virtual Training Platform is very simple and user-friendly. Nonetheless, a team of technical and academic support will always be available to guide you.

How can I obtain the specialization degree?
You must attest the completion of the international course, two (2) optional Virtual Seminars, a methodological workshop and the final monograph.

How will the specialization be assessed?
To obtain the Specialization degree, you must conduct a final monograph. The methodological workshop aims at providing students with support for the conduction of that final work.

How can I obtain the International Course degree?
You must participate in classes and in the activities proposed by teachers and conduct the final monograph. 

How will the International Course be assessed?
The assessment will consider participation in the discussion forums, the tasks proposed by teachers and the final paper.

Will I get a certificate for concluding the specialization or International course?
Both the specialization and the international course are certified by CLACSO.
The specialization accredits 480 hours/Chair; the international course, 120 hours/Chair.

What are the specialization fees?
See price table and payment method here.

What are the international course fees?
See price table and payment method here.

How can I pay?
One-time payment can be done with a credit card, bank deposit or bank transfer. We also offer the choice of payment in 3 instalments.

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