Culture, education and ethnical and racial relations ( ETNOCULT)
Aos sábados, das 8h30 às 18h
Escola de Comunicações e Artes (ECA)
Over the last few years, ethnical and cultural relations have been object of several public policies, such as in the field of education, where teaching black and native history and culture has become an obligation for all schools. In the governmental stage, several institutions have been created to promote policies aiming for racial equality. Furthermore, in the private sector, companies have looked to establish programs that stimulate ethnical and cultural diversity among their employees. Therefore, there is a new demand for professionals who can manage these types of projects.
- o Reflect on the ethnical and racial relations in all of their dimensions, emphasizing the structural and social aspects of Brazil;
- o Reflect on the public policies implemented in the country that aim to combat prejudice and discrimination of ethnical and racial origin;
- o Address the main theoretical and methodological frameworks in the field of Social Sciences that discuss the establishment of ethnic relations in contemporary times, emphasizing social dynamics that involve peoples of the African diaspora and the indigenous populations;
- o Discuss the contributions of the African languages on the Portuguese spoken in Brazil.