University Masters Degree - Sciences

Universitary Master in Physical Anthropology: Human Evolution and Biodiversity

Masters organised jointly by the Universities of: Autónoma of Madrid, Alcalá and Complutense of Madrid

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Introduction


Qualification University Master in Physical Anthropology: Human Evolution and Biodiversity (M144)

Master Web
Participating Universities University Autónoma of Madrid -COORDINATOR-
University of Alcalá
University Complutense of Madrid
Organising Centre, Department or Institute
  • University Autónoma of Madrid
    Departamento de Biología
  • University of Alcalá
    Departamento de Ciencias de la Vida
  • University Complutense of Madrid
    Departamento de Zoología y Antropología Física
Teaching centre(s)
  • University Autónoma of Madrid
    Facultad de Ciencias
    Edificio de Biología
  • University of Alcalá
    Facultad de Biología, Ciencias Ambientales y Química
    Edificio de Ciencias
  • University Complutense of Madrid
    Facultad de Ciencias Biológicas
Year Course Started 2010-11 (RD 1393/2007)
Credits 60 ECTS
Official Duration One academic year full-time
Minimum number of ECTS by type of registration and course 60 ECTS full-time and 30 ECTS part-time
Type of teaching

Classroom-based learning

Language/s Spanish and English (optionally French) in training activities.
Spanish, English and French in bibliographic support
Professional qualification This is not a degree title qualifying with ministerial approval for the exercise of regulated professional activities.
Orientation Research and professional
Directors Dra. Consuelo Prado Martínez (UAM)
consuelo.prado@uam.es
Dra. Ángeles Sánchez Andrés (UAH)
angeles.sanchez@uah.es
Dr. Gonzalo Trancho Gayo (UCM)
gtrancho@ucm.es
Coordinators Dra. Consuelo Prado Martínez (UAM)
Dra. Ángeles Sánchez Andrés (UAH)
Dr. Gonzalo Trancho Gayo (UCM)
Academic Committee Dra. Consuelo Prado Martínez (UAM)
Dra. Ángeles Sánchez Andrés (UAH)
Dr. Gonzalo Trancho Gayo (UCM)
Contact Academic issues:
angeles.sanchez@uah.es
Tlf.: 91 885 50 74

Administrative issues:
info.postgrado@uah.es


Objectives and competences


The goals of this master"s degree are in line with the stipulates of the Spanish Framework for Higher Education Qualifications (MECES) and ensure the achievement of the basic competences required to obtain a master"s degree, in accordance with article 3.3, Appendix I of R.D. 1393/2007.

Fulfilment of the goals means students have achieved competences which must be consistent with the fundamental rights of equality between men and women, with the principles of equal opportunities and of universal accessibility for the disabled, and with the values proper to a democratic and peace-loving culture.


Access and Admission


Registration deadlines
Number of places for new Total places available: 40

Places available by University of Alcala: 13


A minimum of 20 students are required to teach the Master programme.
Reserved places: 5% for students with a certified disability of 33% or more.
General access conditions
Specific admission conditions
Perfil de ingreso
Titulados superiores interesados en una formación científica y/o profesional en el campo de la Antropología Física. Se dará prioridad a Licenciados en disciplinas biosanitarias (Biología, Ciencia y Tecnología de los alimentos, Medicina, Farmacia, Enfermería...) o relacionadas con algún campo de la Antropología Física (Arqueología, Biotecnología, Ciencias de la Actividad Física y del Deporte...). En función de la formación previa del estudiante, la Comisión de Coordinación Docente Interuniversitaria del Máster podrá determinar la obligatoriedad de cursar alguna asignatura de complementos de formación.

Requisitos específicos
El solicitante aportará una "Carta de intenciones" en la que debe exponer sus intereses y aspiraciones, tanto formativas como profesionales, relativas a su elección del Máster, debidamente articulados con su trayectoria personal. La Comisión Académica del Máster determinará la admisión de estudiantes.

Criterios de selección
  • Se valorará la formación y experiencia previa del estudiante. Se dará prioridad a los titulados en disciplinas biosanitarias o relacionadas con algún campo de la Antropología Física.
  • Se valorarán conocimientos de inglés.
  • Se realizará una entrevista personal.

Student information and guidance



Programme and teaching staff


Programme (this information must be read in order to matriculate properly)
Subjects, academic staff, competences, teaching guides and final project regulations
Credit recognition
Continuance
Collaboration agreements and programmes

Registration, fees and grants


Grants

Teaching Schedule and Venue


Calendar From 24 September 2018 (10 september for those students who have to complete training complements) to 16 May 2019
Timetable
Venue
Classes are taught at the three participating universities.
The calendar has been prepared so that the student"s movements are the minimum necessary.
  • University Autónoma of Madrid
    Facultad de Ciencias
    Edificio de Biología
    C/ Darwin 2
    Ciudad Universitaria de Cantoblanco
    28049. Madrid
  • University of Alcalá
    Facultad de Biología, Ciencias Ambientales y Química
    Edificio de Ciencias
    Campus Científico-Tecnológico
    Ctra. Madrid-Barcelona Km. 33,6
    28805. Alcalá de Henares (Madrid)
  • University Complutense of Madrid
    Facultad de Ciencias Biológicas
    C/ José Antonio Novais 12
    Ciudad Universitaria
    28040. Madrid.

Material resources available to course participant


Material resources Installations, services and plans
(Computer rooms, bibliographic resources, libraries, study rooms...):

External Practicums



Quality Guarantee


Course audit
Audit report
Audit ruling
Spanish Registry of Universities, Centres and Qualifications registration
Course implementation
Quality guarantee system
Quality committee - Dra. Consuelo Prado Martínez (UAM)
- Dra. Margarita Carmenate Moreno (UAM)
- Dra. Angeles Sánchez Andrés (UAH)
- Dra. Esperanza Gutiérrez Redomero (UAH)
- Dr. Gonzalo Trancho Gayo (UCM)
- Dra. María Dolores Marodán Serrano (UCM)
- Dª María Francisca Pesado Castaño (representante del PAS)
- Dª Sofía Zdral Noguero (representante de los estudiantes)
Complaints and Suggestions
Monitoring reports
Work placement of graduates

Information leaflet


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