Degree in Social Education online

240 credits - Faculty of Education

What is it?

The main aim of the degree in Social Education programme is to train professionals in the theoretical and practical knowledge that enables them to work effectively, critically, and responsibly in the different fields of social education.

What will you learn?

Students will acquire interdisciplinary competencies that are fundamental, personal, interpersonal, and social in nature, as well as psycho-socio-pedagogical abilities related to having an understanding and knowledge of processes and contexts for socio-educational intervention and the use and application of techniques and instruments needed for such interventions. Students will also be taught how to understand, speak, and write in English.

Refer to all of the areas of the study .

What will you be able to do once you finish?

Social education has an incredibly wide selection of potential professional pathways in the fields of:

  1. Family education.
  2. Community development.
  3. Social integration.
  4. Leisure, entertainment and cultural management education.
  5. Social and educational intervention in childhood and for youth.
  6. Social and educational intervention for adults and seniors.
  7. Social and educational intervention in diversity.
  8. Social and educational intervention in schools.

These pathways are in addition to those in the academic sphere and social education research.

For a more in-depth look, please see the following website from the Association of Educators and Social Educators in the Balearic Islands: <>.

Travel and Learn

The UIB offers students the chance to take part in different exchange and mobility programmes:


High-quality official study

Legislation requires that official Spanish Degrees receive positive evaluations by the National Agency for Quality Assessment and Accreditation (ANECA). This process is called verification, and it serves to ensure that the development programme in which you will participate will provide the skills and learning results that it is supposed to.

See the official degree study plan report

The European Higher Education Area requires that a system be in place to ensure the quality of degree programmes .

Bachelor's programmes are subject to assessment and are continuously improved upon in order to guarantee their prestige and recognition within Europe. You can see the results of the assessments at results section .

Social and Legal Sciences
Head of Studies: Dr Mercedes Morey López
55 places
240 credits. 4 years
Language: Catalan, Spanish, English ( See subjects for more details )
Public price per credit for first enrolment: ¤16.21 (*)
Total cost of the first enrolment in the first course, including taxes, for EU members under 28 years of age without any special condition: ¤1,020.32 (*)
(*)Prices for the academic year: 2019-20

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