Political Science and Government

  • Degrees and Titles: Bachiller en Ciencias Sociales con mención en Ciencia Política y Gobierno, Licenciado en Ciencia Política y Gobierno
  • Duration: 10 semestres
  • On: Facultad de Ciencias Sociales

Political Science studies and enables the understanding of power relationships, and in particular the functioning of public institutions and decision making process of the Government and public policy, in which different political and social actors are involved.

From a comparative perspective, it analyses how the Government, politics and society are related in the different sectors and geographical areas of our country. Politics refers to the set of public affairs, it poses challenges that affect every activity and person at domestic and international levels in a globalized world. It is essential to have information, knowledge and skills provided by this program in order to understand and act in this scenario, in accordance with the institutionalized and democratic frameworks.