Irkutsk State University

Master’s Degree Programs

040100.68 Sociology
Specialization: Contemporary Sociological Work: Analytics, Expertise, Engineering    
Study Period: 2 years
Language of Instruction: Russian
 
Course Title
Hours
First Year
Second Year
1
2
3
4
M1 General Scientific Cycle
 
 
 
 
 
M1.B Basic Part
 
 
 
 
 
1.       Philosophy and Methodology of Social Sciences
144
1.5
2.5
 
 
2.       Foreign Language: Professional Terminology and Basics of Translating Scientific Texts
144
1.5
2.5
 
 
M1.V Variable Part
 
 
 
 
 
1.       Contemporary Computer Technology in Social Sciences and Humanities
72
 
2
 
 
2.       Workshop on Contemporary Methods of Processing and Analyzing Sociological Information (optional)
3.       Workshop on Contemporary Computer Technology in Social Sciences and Humanities (optional)
72
 
2
 
 
M2 Professional Cycle
 
 
 
 
 
M2.B Basic Part
 
 
 
 
 
1.       Contemporary Sociological Theories-2
216
6
 
 
 
2.       Contemporary Methods of Sociological Research 
216
3
3
 
 
M2.V Variable Part
 
 
 
 
 
1.       Contemporary Sociological Practices
144
 
 
4
 
2.       Economic Theory and Contemporary Economic Policy   
180
5
 
 
 
3.       Management of PR
108
 
5
 
 
4.       Information and Analytical Activity
144
4
 
 
 
5.       Research Workshop
144
1.5
2.5
 
 
6.       Contemporary Project Activity (optional)
7.       Theory and Practice of Contemporary Management (optional)
72
 
 
2
 
8.       Sociological Expertise (optional)
9.       Social Processes and Social Structures (optional)
72
 
 
2
 
1.       Scientific Supply of Marketing Research (optional)
2.       Scientific Prognosis of Social Processes   (optional)
72
 
2
 
 
10.   Social and Ecological Expertise and Monitoring (optional)
11.   Social Medium of the Region in Modernization (optional)
72
 
 
2
 
12.   Visual Methods in Sociology (optional)
13.   Social Anthropology (optional)
72
 
 
2
 
14.   Counseling Activity (optional)
15.   Marketing Activity (optional)
72
 
 
2
 
16.   Workshop on Methods of Sociological Research (optional)
17.   Workshop on Fundraising (optional)
72
 
 
2
 
M3 Training, Research Work  
 
7
9
11
9
M4 Final State Certification
 
 
 
 
24
 
Total
120