UPS-Cuenca Undergraduate Programs

Social Communication

Social Communication students

Degree: Bachelor's Degree in Communication

Study Mode: Full Time On Campus

Campus: Cuenca, Quito and Guayaquil

Duration: 9 semesters

Description

We educate judgmental, ethical and responsible communicators who master theoretical, methodological, technical and technological elements in order to carry out communicational research from society and communication management processes. They can create communication products with inclusive and intercultural narratives within conventional and hypermedia environments, create social dialogues with diversity and difference, create proposals in the perspective of transformation and emancipation of society with freedom, democracy, equity, justice, solidarity and interculturality. 

We educate professionals in communication who master language and communication genres so that they can build and rebuild meanings through talks that promote "other forms" of living, opposed to the hegemonic culture of markets. 

 

Employment context

Professionals in communication can work in the following areas:

-    Means of communication

Roles: Journalism, production, direction, research

Responsibilities: Creation of journalistic, judgmental, contextual, inclusive and intercultural contents. Journalistic investigation. Communication management.  Editorial policy. Administration. Social responsibility. Social memory. The study of means of commuication. Analysis of the impact of cultural industries on means of communication. Management of communication projects. 

-    State institutions

Roles: Management, production, research

Responsibilities: Management of communication: policies, strategies, plans, communication programs and projects. Editorial policy. Administration. Social responsibility. Generation of judgmental, contextual, inclusive and intercultural content. Management of communication: policies, strategies, plans, communication programs and projects. Development of interdisciplinary research projects. Designing social communication projects. Dissemination of results. 

-    Social organizations and institutions

Roles: Production, social facilitator

Responsibilities: Generation of judgmental, contextual, inclusive and intercultural content. Management of communication: policies, strategies, plans, communication programs and projects. Training in communication. Social mediation.

-    Companies

Roles:  Production, management, organizational communication 

Responsibilities: Generation and administration of contextual content. Management of communication. Communication policies, strategies, plans, programs and projects. Editorial policy. Administration. Social responsibility. Corporate image. Internal and external communication. Social mediation. 

 


Social Communication Director

Miriam Gioconda Beltrán Narváez

  • Licentiate in Journalism
  • Masters Degree in Education

gbeltrann@ups.edu.ec

Professors

Professors Email
DE SANTIS ANDREA adesantis@ups.edu.ec
ALVAREZ TORRES CARMEN ROSA calvarez@ups.edu.ec
ARANEDA DELGADO LUIS ANTONIO laraneda@ups.edu.ec
BELTRAN NARVAEZ MIRIAM GIOCONDA gbeltrann@ups.edu.ec
CARRETERO POBLETE PEDRO ANTONIO pcarretero@ups.edu.ec
COLANGELO PEDRO LUCIANO pcolangelo@ups.edu.ec
GALAN MONTESDEOCA JORGE FRANCISCO jgalan@ups.edu.ec
GARZON VERA BLAS ORLANDO bgarzon@ups.edu.ec
GONZALEZ SAME HECTOR hgonzalez@ups.edu.ec
LEON CABRERA HUGO SANTIAGO hleon@ups.edu.ec
LOPEZ ARIAS WILLIAN VICENTE wlopeza@ups.edu.ec
ORDOÑEZ ALVAREZ JOSE LEONARDO jordonez@ups.edu.ec
SOTO ALEMAN HERNAN LEONEL hsoto@ups.edu.ec
VAZQUEZ PABLO ANTONIO pvazquez@ups.edu.ec