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Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas

Migration, Inter-Ethnicity and Transnationalism


Segundo ciclo




Maria Margarida Marques

Opening date

September 23, 2013


30 vagas


Total: 2000 €


Education objectives

Access conditions

1) In accordance with n.º 1, article 17 of Decree-Law n.º 74 of 24 March 2006 2) Candidates who meet the academic and curriculum requirements set forth in number 1 of the above article will be selected and ranked according to the following criteria: a. 1st cycle degree (licenciatura) in Human and Social Sciences; b. Final grade of 1st cycle degree (licenciatura); c. Academic and scientific curriculum: d. Professional curriculum; e. Interview (optional).

Degree pre-requisites

Length: 4 semesters. Total credits: 120 credits (60 in course units of the study programme + 60 in the non-taught component). Types of non-taught component: Dissertation, Project Work, Practical Work Experience with Report (55 ECTS). Number of credits from elective options: 10 credits (the student can obtain 10 credits from elective options in course units taught at post-graduate level at FCSH/UNL, or at any other national or foreign higher education institution through a protocol.)
In 3rd Semester the student realizes a mandatory seminar monitoring the non-taught component (5 ECTS).

Access to other courses

Completion of the Masters degree allows the holder to apply for the cycle of studies which leads to a Doctorate Degree. For the specific access requirements for doctoral programmes, consult the regulations governing the doctoral programmes at FCSH, UNL.

Evaluation rules

1) No obligatory precedences for attending the program’s courses. 2) Knowledge evalutation in the courses is individual and takes place at the end of each semester. The following tools will be considered: final oral and/or written assignments, papers or other assessment tools, in conditions to be agreed upon with each lecturer. The result of the evaluation is expressed in a mark from 0 to 20. 3) Approval in a course requires a final grade equal to or above 10. 4) Only those students who have obtained 60 ECTs on the scholar part of the program can proceed to the dissertation or project. 5) For the evaluation of the dissertation and project, please consult FCSH’s relevant regulations.


Code Name ECTS
722081069 Methodology for the Social Sciences 10.0
Opção Condicionada 1
Code Name ECTS
722081034 Citizenship and Public Policies: Migrants between Power and Politics 10.0
722001027 Intercultural Communication 10.0
722081041 Da Escravatura à Globalização: a Construção da Modernidade (not translated) 10.0
722001029 Diasporas: Transnational Religions and Identity 10.0
722081045 Human Rights and Cultural Rights 10.0
722001031 Between ´Us´ and ´Others´: Ethnicity, Transnationalism and Identity Strategies 10.0
722001033 Gypsy Studies 10.0
722001034 Ethni-Cities: Cosmopolitanism, Genre and Deviation 10.0
722001035 Identity and Expressive Culture 10.0
722081063 Economic Incorporation: Local and Transnational Strategies 10.0
722081072 International Migrations: Demography and Forecasting 10.0
722081074 Nationalism and Racism in 20th Century Portugal: the Colonial Question 10.0
722081075 Migration Spaces: from Local Integration to Migratory Archipelagos 10.0
Os alunos fazem, no mínimo, 40 créditos no conjunto destas unidades curriculares. Os alunos realizam ainda 10 créditos, em regime de opção livre.
Opção Condicionada 2
Code Name ECTS
722170001 Dissertação em Migrações, Inter-etnicidades e Transnacionalismo (not translated) 60.0
722170004 Estágio com Relatório em Migrações, Inter-etnicidades e Transnacionalismo (not translated) 60.0
722170007 Trabalho de Projecto em Migrações, Inter-etnicidades e Transnacionalismo (not translated) 60.0
Os alunos escolhem uma destas unidades curriculares.