Educational Sciences

duration: 6 semesters
180 ECTS (48 mandatory and 12 optative in modules; )
Establishment/DGES Codes: /5116


This program is designed for a wide range of professionals interested in acquiring advanced and research based training in various areas of educational sciences. Students attending this course are expected to be able to: (i) develop skills, competences and methods in the area of educational sciences; (ii) design and conduct research in education, according to scientific quality standards; (iii) develop an advanced research project that can contribute to knowledge in the area of education and able to be disseminated in publications with scientific relevance; (iv) develop written and oral communication skills within the academic community and society in general; (v) putting the acquired skills at the service of the knowledge society in which we live in, contributing to a critical reection on the implications of technological progress and cultural development.

Professional Careers

According to Law 344/2008, April 30th, the program has automatic recognition for the Kindergarten, Primary and Secondary School teachers career development.

Associate Director(s)

Ana Paula Canavarro
Luís Sebastião
Marília Castro Cid

Gestor Académico

Helena Isabel Maneiras Espadaneira

Completed Thesis

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