Master's Degree in Pedagogical Supervision
Department of Education and Distance Learning

» 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.
It is also required: basic digital literacy and a personal computer with Internet access.

Language of Instruction: Portuguese.

Teaching Mode: Online distance learning - virtual classroom.

Goals / Employment:

Coordination functions within structures of educational and training and, most specifically, guidance and supervision activities concerning educators and teachers training at beginners and continuing levels.

Acess to Further Studies: 3rd cycle studies.

Degree Coordination:
Ana Maria Mouraz Lopes (Coordinator)
Maria Luísa Lebres Aires (Vice-Coordinator)

Curricular Structure and Credits:

This cycle of studies includes:
a) a specialization programme constituted by an organized group of unit courses corresponding to 50% of the degree (60 ECTS);
b) an original scientific dissertation especially prepared for this degree corresponding to the remaining 50% of the degree (60 ECTS).
The study plan is made up of unit courses in the field of the Education Sciences (82%) and in the field of Phisosophy and Psychology (18%). The dissertation must be in the field of the Education Sciences.