Freire Postgraduate

The study is not measured by the number of pages read in one night, or by the number of books read in a semester. Studying is not an act of consuming ideas, but create and recreate them. Paulo Freire overview we are referring to those offered in Venezuela, especially given a current scenario which presents much turbulence, uncertainty, instability, political, social, cultural, economic, business, educational. It is necessary, that the public universities or private redefine the objectives of its graduate programs, especially, that concerns us, given our training and experience, i.e., everything related to economic, administrative science and engineering, especially the industrial. Basic considerations, scope for many years, we have played in postgraduate studies, not just at the level national but internationally and it has worried us always, assessing the role that postgraduates should play for his responsibility training, train professionals that provide their knowledge according to the needs of the environment where they operate, the requirements demanded by the country for the benefit of their development. We have been critical when we observe that the graduate degrees offered with their programs, profiles that are defined in pro train and prepare the participants are not those who really need, either are not supported with modern knowledge that ensure academic and research quality.

Us has preoccupied, as teacher, researcher in them this reality and leads us to analyze and know the current situation of the postgraduate studies, especially in the management area and its mentions of the University of Carabobo, – where more time have been – as a means of development and competitiveness for the country. We are sure, that means graduate studies, all activity having as its object, raise the academic and professional performance of the graduates of the higher education sub-system level. What postgraduate programmes they seek to strengthen and enhance the mission academic, socio-political, socio-economic and ethical studies carried out subsequent to the professional title, in the framework of the development process that the country is experiencing and under direction of the national academic community.