Master of Arts (MA) in Lebanon

Best MAs in Lebanon 2017/2018

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An MA is a master’s degree awarded to students that have completed a program studying humanities or fine arts subjects such as history, communications, philosophy, theology or English. A Master of Arts degree typically requires coursework, research and written examinations.

Lebanon-officially called the Lebanese Republic. It is found in the East Mediterranean. Many people in the country have access to education which is basically structured into basic, primary and secondary as well as tertiary education.

MA Degrees in Lebanon

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Master of Arts in E-Journalism and E-Communication

Holy Spirit University of Kaslik - USEK
Campus Full time October 2017 Lebanon Jounieh

Master of Professional Studies in E-Journalism and E-Communication: (36 credits - 2 years) [+]

Best MAs in Lebanon 2017/2018. Overview Founded in 2007, the Department of Journalism and Communication within the Faculty of Letters offers a multidisciplinary training which has a twofold objective. Firstly, as well utilizing new media, future journalists explore ways to improve their communication skills and experience in how to use various journalism genres. Moreover, they develop their comprehension capacities in evaluating events and social phenomena. Secondly, students gain knowledge of media discourse analysis, unbiased information and communication theories; all this will be tackled within a world where technology and its challenge are in constant evolution. Diplomas The Department issues the following diplomas, which are recognized by the Lebanese State: Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Communication (96 credits - 3 years) Master of Research in Journalism and Communication (36 credits - 2 years) Master of Professional Studies in E-Journalism and E-Communication: (36 credits - 2 years) Job Opportunities The training provides the necessary knowledge and expertise for: Journalists in the print media, television, radio, multimedia E-Journalists, web communication managers and consultants, community managers Communication professionals for companies, administrations, communities and associations Researchers and experts in the world of media, information and communication critics [-]

Master of Arts in Social Sciences

Holy Spirit University of Kaslik - USEK
Campus Full time October 2017 Lebanon Jounieh

The Department of Social Sciences allows you to study the behavior of Society, to understand the Human Being in his environment, and to measure the causes and effects of his well-being. It is the duty of the sociologist to be in the service of his Society, in order to lead it towards a civically minded, politically safe development, and ethical responsibility. [+]

The Department of Social Sciences allows you to study the behavior of Society, to understand the Human Being in his environment, and to measure the causes and effects of his well-being. It is the duty of the sociologist to be in the service of his Society, in order to lead it towards a civically minded, politically safe development, and ethical responsibility. Thanks to the training in social sciences, students deal with social issues in terms of globalization, the components of its vocabulary, its purposes and targets. They learn to struggle against inequality, to lead collective action, to understand all forms of Middle-Eastern, Mediterranean or other politics, and to organize cultural centers. The training prepares students to do research in social sciences; particularly research that focuses on a deep exploration of their society, in order to be involved therein as promoters of salvation. Objectives of the Training The Department of Social Sciences offers a multidisciplinary education and aims to achieve the following objectives: Provide students with dual information: a) multi-disciplinary knowledge based on theoretical axes; practices and methodologies appropriate to the social sciences and humanities, b) knowledge and skills in terms of work and social intervention Provide students with knowledge and know-how in terms of organization, communication, negotiation, animation, project management, by providing professional internships. The aim is to enable students to participate in local, social and socio-cultural development and in the strengthening of social cohesion. Introduce students to economic analysis, through the acquisition of basic concepts in economy and specialized... [-]

Master of Arts in History

Holy Spirit University of Kaslik - USEK
Online & Campus Combined Full time October 2017 Lebanon Jounieh

History training, within the department, aims to look for the truth according to a rigorous objective approach. This role particularly helps understand and explain facts completed by Humankind through the ages and aims to derive an argumentative analysis of situations belonging to contemporary History. The privileged localization of the University has enabled members of the Institute of History, ever since its foundation, to implement a reading of humanitarian and Christian inspiration to an increasingly distorted reality. History training also seeks ways in which to reconcile Lebanese identity and cultural diversity; in order to both make the world a model of dialogue and the Lebanese an educated citizen, respectful of Human Rights and democratic values. To this end, the Institute of History offers an education, which is open to general historical knowledge and specialized Oriental studies. It initiates advanced research projects, which shed light on heritage and questions current affairs, through fundamental issues related to research (debates, conferences, colloquiums, surveys…) ™ [+]

Best MAs in Lebanon 2017/2018. History training, within the department, aims to look for the truth according to a rigorous objective approach. This role particularly helps understand and explain facts completed by Humankind through the ages and aims to derive an argumentative analysis of situations belonging to contemporary History. The privileged localization of the University has enabled members of the Institute of History, ever since its foundation, to implement a reading of humanitarian and Christian inspiration to an increasingly distorted reality. History training also seeks ways in which to reconcile Lebanese identity and cultural diversity; in order to both make the world a model of dialogue and the Lebanese an educated citizen, respectful of Human Rights and democratic values. To this end, the Institute of History offers an education, which is open to general historical knowledge and specialized Oriental studies. It initiates advanced research projects, which shed light on heritage and questions current affairs, through fundamental issues related to research (debates, conferences, colloquiums, surveys…) Diplomas Bachelor of Arts in History (96 credits - 3 years) Master of Arts in History (36 credits - 5 years) Ph.D. in History (60 credits - 8 years) Job Opportunities These multidisciplinary trainings can lead to several professions, due to the acquired transversal skills. Among these professions are the following fields: Teaching Documentation Libraries Editing Museology Art criticism Tourism Excavations Research [-]

Master of Arts in Modern Languages and Translation

Holy Spirit University of Kaslik - USEK
Campus Full time October 2017 Lebanon Jounieh

The Department of Interpretation and Translation enables its students to fulfill a vocation to their country by promoting inter-linguistic communication. Knowledge and practical command of Arabic, French and English, along with the optional acquisition of other international languages, provides Lebanon with a historically beneficial multilingualism. Lebanon, situated at the confluence of East and West, also benefits from courses given in the art of translation and interpretation between the above languages. This provides a capacity for openness, dialogue, communication and exchange, which is enriching on all levels: economic, sociopolitical, educational and cultural. The Department is eager to promote this enriching multilingualism and to train professionals to practice written translation and interpretation. [+]

The Department of Interpretation and Translation enables its students to fulfill a vocation to their country by promoting inter-linguistic communication. Knowledge and practical command of Arabic, French and English, along with the optional acquisition of other international languages, provides Lebanon with a historically beneficial multilingualism. Lebanon, situated at the confluence of East and West, also benefits from courses given in the art of translation and interpretation between the above languages. This provides a capacity for openness, dialogue, communication and exchange, which is enriching on all levels: economic, sociopolitical, educational and cultural. The Department is eager to promote this enriching multilingualism and to train professionals to practice written translation and interpretation. Job Opportunities Translators/Interpreters in Public services such as Ministries and Public Administrations Translators/Interpreters in multinationals and specialized institutions Translators/Interpreters in a number of banking, industrial or commercial private institutions; multinationals, publishing houses, press agencies, newspapers and magazines Teachers of modern languages and translation Translators of books or movies; sworn translators; editorial translators; sight translators Touristic guides; public relations managers; ambassadorial staff; experts in modern languages; conference interpreters; liaison interpreters [-]

Master of Arts in Arabic Language and Literature

Holy Spirit University of Kaslik - USEK
Campus Full time October 2017 Lebanon Jounieh

The Department of Arabic Language and Literature caters to the university’s long-term commitment to reviving the Arabic heritage and encouraging modernity and evolution in the Arab world. It also offers enriching contributions to world civilization which put an emphasis on authentic human values. [+]

Best MAs in Lebanon 2017/2018. The Department of Arabic Language and Literature caters to the university’s long-term commitment to reviving the Arabic heritage and encouraging modernity and evolution in the Arab world. It also offers enriching contributions to world civilization which put an emphasis on authentic human values. Diplomas The Department delivers the following diplomas, which are recognized by the Lebanese State: Bachelor of Arts in Arabic Language and Literature (96 credits - 3 years) Master of Arts in Arabic Language and Literature (36 credits - 2 years) Ph.D. in Arabic Language and Literature (60 credits - 3 years) Job Opportunities These officially recognized diplomas authorize their holders to work in Lebanon, in the Arab countries and around the world. They open up vast horizons and offer various job opportunities. For instance, graduates can be: Teachers in schools and universities Analysts and critics in several fields, such as literature, linguistics and arts Scientific editors, writers, controllers of literary and scientific texts in Arabic newspapers, magazines and publishing houses Consultants, cultural representatives and delegates in mass media, public services and other various private sectors Researchers in Arabic language, letters, and comparative literature Textbook writers, program designers and book evaluators [-]

Master of Arts in International Relations

Holy Spirit University of Kaslik - USEK
Campus Full time 2 - 3  October 2017 Lebanon Jounieh

The Bachelor of Arts in International Relations at ISSPA aims to educate students about political and economic theories and stakes, which structure relations between States. [+]

The Bachelor of Arts in International Relations at ISSPA aims to educate students about political and economic theories and stakes, which structure relations between States. This program is based on the following themes: International law and international organizations History and theory of international relations Contemporary political and economic stakes World Order and Superpowers Diplomas Bachelor of Arts in International Relations (96 credits - 3 years) Master of Arts in International Relations (36 credits - 2 years) This Master sheds light on the following themes: Terrorism and international security International economy and globalization International migrations Current affairs Mediterranean politics Political communication Graduate research dissertation Job Opportunities Following this training, graduates can pursue a career in international organizations (United Nations, Arab League, Non-Governmental Organizations, etc.), embassies, media field, teaching, etc. [-]

Master of Arts in Syro-Antiochene Sciences

Holy Spirit University of Kaslik - USEK
Campus or Online Full time October 2017 Lebanon Jounieh

The Syriac-Antiochene heritage is the backdrop of the theological thinking of the Faculty of Religious and Oriental Sciences. The Faculty aims to develop its research and studies in this area of heritage. [+]

Best MAs in Lebanon 2017/2018. The Syriac-Antiochene heritage is the backdrop of the theological thinking of the Faculty of Religious and Oriental Sciences. The Faculty aims to develop its research and studies in this area of heritage. Within this perspective, it is committed to the process of the conservation and the development of the theological heritage of the Syriac language and traditions. This precious Syriac heritage has to be available to researchers. The Department of Syro-Antiochene Sciences aims to educate researchers in the field of the culture and the civilization of the Syriac language. It is considered as an essential complement to the Faculty of Religious and Oriental Sciences of USEK, which has taken, as a main task, to value the Antiochene heritage. The Syriac language and culture is one of the fundamental components of this heritage The Department does not ignore the other components of this heritage; this is why it includes within its programs close cultures and civilizations: Greek, Arab and Aramaic. Job Opportunities Training researchers in the culture and the civilization of the Syriac language In-depth study of Syro-Antiochene Churches: history, theology, spirituality, patristics, exegesis School and possibly university teaching Expert in religious facts [-]

Master in Teaching English as a Foreign Language

Lebanese International University
Campus Full time 1 - 2  October 2017 Lebanon Beirut

Teaching methodology is translated into teaching strategies that are theoretically sound, yet practical and usable. [+]

Master in Teaching English as a Foreign Language The program includes following courses: Sociology of Education This course examines common problems and issues facing education systems around the work as the result of global economic, social, political and cultural forces, from a sociological point of view. Issues related to policy, governance, financing, provision, processes, and outcomes of educational systems for differently situated social groups, will be described and analyzed in international, regional, national and local contexts. Integrating Technology into Education This course explores technology integration strategies in education, and prepares future teachers to use technology as a powerful tool to enhance learning. The course also presents an overview of some learning theories and their implication on learning, and examines different technologies that can be used in the educational field, including visual media, audio media, computer tools, internet resources, multimedia applications, and instructional software. Adv. Methods of Teaching The course connects two areas in education One is the research on how teaching influences learning, which includes a wide range of studies on topics such as teacher and student thinking, constructivist views of learning, teaching for understanding, and the importance of social interaction in learning. Teaching methodology, the second area addressed in this course, is translated into teaching strategies that are theoretically sound, yet practical and usable. [-]