UPS-Quito Undergraduate Programs

Intercultural Bilingual Education

Degree: Bachelor's Degree in Education with a focus on Intercultural Bilingual Education

Study Mode: Distance

Class Availability: Distance mode

Campus: Quito

Duration: 8 semesters

Description

The aim of the Intercultural bilingual education major is to:

 

  • Educate, train and professionalize teachers who can identify the real socioeconomic, political and cultural situation of indigenous nationalities; and know about the educational and productive projects of indigenous communities. 
  • Systematize, stimulate and update science and technology according to the scope of man, especially in indigenous nationalities. 
  • Develop an educational process from primary to higher education which is available to communities, organizations, institutions, and leaders. The process should respond to the socio-political needs of indigenous communities permanently, systematically and progressively

 

Professional Profile

A licentiate in Intercultural bilingual education is able to :  

  • Encourage the integral and harmonic development of students' personalities.
  • Reflect on their culture systematically and critically.
  • Propitiate the value and learning of socio-cultural characteristics of several communities based on anthropology, linguistic and sociological knowledge.
  • Work as a teacher and a promoter in intercultural education institutions, as a director in intercultural education institutions, and an advisor of intercultural bilingual pedagogy

Intercultural Bilingual Education Director

Sebastián Granda Merchán

  • Bachelor's degree in Sociology and Political Sciences 
  • Masters degree in Latin American studies with a focus on Culture

sgranda@ups.edu.ec / sebastiangranda.info

Professors

Professors Email
AVILA CAMARGO DIANA YANETH davilac@ups.edu.ec
CARDENAS JACOME HECTOR GILBERTO hcardenas@ups.edu.ec
CASTRO HERNANDEZ GLADYS MARGOTH gcastro@ups.edu.ec
CHICAIZA RIVERA MARIO RENE mchicaiza@ups.edu.ec
CONEJO ARELLANO LUIS ALBERTO lconejo@ups.edu.ec
GONZALEZ QUINCHA MARIA ALEJANDRA mgonzalezq@ups.edu.ec
HURTADO JORQUE AMABLE ahurtado@ups.edu.ec
IZA REMACHE ROSA AURORA riza@ups.edu.ec
LASO CHENUT ANNE PASCALE alaso@ups.edu.ec
PUENTE PALACIOS MARIA LIUDVA TAMARITA tpuente@ups.edu.ec
RAYGOZA IBARRA PATRICIA ELIZABETH praygoza@ups.edu.ec
RIOS VALENCIA ROBERTO GUILLERMO rrios@ups.edu.ec
SIMBAÑA PILLAJO FREDDY ENRIQUE fsimbana@ups.edu.ec
TORRES MEDRANO JAIME PATRICIO jtorres@ups.edu.ec
VACA RUIZ TERESA DEL ROCIO tvaca@ups.edu.ec
VIERA MORENO LUZ MARINA lviera@ups.edu.ec