Master's Degree in Multidisciplinary Portuguese Studies
Department of Humanities

» Study Plan

Degree: Master (Mestrado)

Entry Requirements:


Candidates are required to meet one of the following pre-requisites:
a) a licenciatura or any other legally equivalent certificate;
b) a BA obtained in a foreign university as long as the program is organized in accordance with the principles of Bologna and the country has agreed to that process;
c) a foreign academic degree approved, by the Scientific Council, as being in accordance with the licenciatura degree aims;
d) an academic curriculum, scientific or professional, that the Scientific Council has approved stating the capacity of the candidate to follow this study cycle.
Other important pre-requisites:
a) 1st cycle studies in Human and Social Sciences (namely in History, Literature and Linguistics);
b) research on Human and Social Sciences;
c) History, Language and Literature teaching activities;
d) professional interest in Portuguese Culture.



Language of Instruction: Portuguese.

Teaching Mode: Virtual classroom completely online.

Goals / Employment:


Qualification in areas where the multidisciplinary formation in Portuguese Studies is a key asset to reach certain professions or improve the work performance in:
• Basic Education (2nd and 3rd cycles) and Secondary Education, in History, Literature and Portuguese teaching;
• Promoting Portuguese Language, Culture and History, in local, national and international institutions;
• Scientific Research in History, Literature and Linguistics.



Acess to Further Studies:

3rd cycle programs in Portuguese Studies or similar.



Degree Coordination:
Carla Aurélia Rodrigues de Almeida (Coordinator)
Ana Paula Avelar (Vice-Coordinator)
Luís Carlos Pimenta Gonçalves (Vice-Coordinator)

Curricular Structure and Credits:


2 years - 120 ECTS:
1st year (curricular component): 60 ECTS,
2nd year (dissertation): 60 ECTS.