EDUCATION

Do you know what you want to study next year?

The Centre for Demographic Studies jointly organises with the Department of Geography at the Autonomous University of Barcelona the only programmes in Spain wholly devoted to training in Demography and Population Studies.

 

Titulación Doctor/a por la Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona en el programa de doctorado cursado
Mención hacia la Excelencia Este programa de doctorado ha obtenido
la prestigiosa Mención hacia la Excelencia
que otorga el Ministerio de Educación, Cultura y Deporte. Esta
mención posibilita que el programa se pueda
presentar a convocatorias de ayudas de movilidad
para estudiantes y profesores, así como a otras varias convocatorias públicas.
plazas 10
Precio 540 €/curs (aproximat)
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IDIOMAS Se puede realizar en castellano, catalán e inglés
responsables Montserrat Solsona Pairó
instituciones responsables Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona
Departamentos o institutos vinculados Departamento de Geografía y Centre d’Estudis Demogràfics (CED)
Intituciones
colaboradoras
Universidad de Guadalajara (Mèxic)
University of Rostock, Marx Planck Institute for Demographic Research, University of Lund i University of Roma

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The aims of the Centre for Demographic Studies (CED) are that students should:

 

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acquire sound, high-quality training in Demography

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join a research project and set out on a research career

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participate in academic life at the CED

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gain international experience in their training and research careers

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have a space for working at the CED

Demography makes a decisive contribution towards understanding and dealing with the numerous challenges faced by present-day society.

 

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
  • Theories of demographic change:
    fertility, nuptiality, family, internal and cross-border migration, mortality, ageing, education, work, social stratification, demographic transition, sustainability and future of the world population
  • Population projection
  • Techniques of demographic analysis
  • Data sources for population studies
  • Policies for population, migration and local management
  • Advanced statistics
  • Processing microdata and use of population data
  • Graphic representation of population data
  • Thematic cartography and spatial statistical techniques/li>
  • Atlas.ti qualitative analysis
  • Use of free software (R, GeoDa, QGIS) and classical statistical packages

Thanks to its transversal nature, demography equips you with tools to analyse, interpret and explain the world.

 

The CED works actively to obtain pre-doctoral grants for all its candidates, whether they are for research staff training from the Generalitat de Catalunya (Government of Catalonia), the Spanish government, or grants associated with internal CED or other research projects.

If you are interested in training as a demographer at the Centre for Demographic Studies, please contact:

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Soco Sancho Valverde
ssancho@ced.uab.es
Teaching Coordinator

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Demography makes a decisive contribution towards understanding and dealing with the numerous challenges faced by present-day society.

Thanks to its transversal nature, demography equips you with tools to analyse, interpret and explain the world.