Provide at the student a level of basic knowledge about the socio-political structure of societies.
Applicate theoretical and practical knowledge to the field of study.
Facilitate reflection, analysis and discussion of socio-political issues.
Introduce the main concepts and theoretical debates of sociopolitical analysis.
Familiarize the student with the political-institutional configurations of contemporary societies.
Explain causal mechanisms that mediate relations between society and politics.
Identify and understand empirical analysis models.
Develop the skills of understanding, interpretation, presentation and argumentation.
Stimulate debate and critical opinion.