Graduate Program in Law

Master degree

Grade 4

Structure of the Curriculum


Total amount of class hours: 450
Total amount of credits:
Version: 2014/1

Nucleus of Common Obligatory Subjects

Code Discipline School Hours Credits Summary
P9569 Research Methodology in Human and Social Sciences 30 2
P0316 Critical Theory of Human Rights 30 2
P0317 Theories of Democracy and the State of Law 30 2
Total: 90 6

Line 1 - Fundaments and Concretization of Human Rights

Code Discipline School Hours Credits Contents
P0318 Biopolitics and Human Rights 30 2
P1192 Human Rights, Recognition and Difference 30 2
P1193 Human Rights, Violence and Social Control 30 2
P1194 State, Civil Society and Citizenship in Brazil 30 2
P0324 Gender and Human Rights 30 2
P9578 History, Memory and Human Rights 30 2
Total: 180 12

Line 2 - Democracy, New Rights and Development

Code Discipline School Hours Credits Contents
P0319 Human Development, Social Transformations and Resilience of Law 30 2
P0320 Right to City, Social Inequalities and Human Rights 30 2
P9575 Human Rights, Environment and Sustainability 30 2
P1195 Globalization, Regulation and Democracy 30 2
P0321 Public Policies, Right to Health and Bioethics 30 2
P0322 Information Society, Education in Human Rights and Citizenship 30 2
Total: 180 12

Nucleus of Elective Subjects

Code Discipline School Hours Credits Contents
P9583 Special Topic 30 2
Total: 30 2

Nucleus of complementary Subjects

Code Discipline School Hours Credits Contents
P9587 Teaching Traineeship 30 2
P0323 Internship Abroad 30 2
P9588 Methodology of Higher Education 30 2
Total: 90 6

Nucleus of Applied Research

Code Discipline School Hours Credits Contents
P1199 Master Thesis 105 7
P1198 Thesis Project 30 2
P1197 Thesis Seminar 15 1
Total: 150 10