Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas

Journalism

Cycle

Segundo ciclo

Degree

Master

Coordinator

António Granado

Opening date

September 2018

Vacancies

25

Fees

1.100,00€/year

Schedule

(to be available at http://www.fcsh.unl.pt/ensino/mestrados)

Education objectives

Access conditions

Please consult the application call available at www.fcsh.unl.pt

Degree pre-requisites

Length: 3 semesters.
Total credits: 93 credits (60 in course units of the study programme + 33 in the non-taught component).
Types of non-taught component: Dissertation, Project Work, Practical Work Experience with Report.
Number of credits from free-elective options: 10 credits (the student can obtain 10 credits from free-elective options in course units taught at post-graduate level at FCSH/UNL, or at any other national or foreign higher education institution with bilateral agreement.)
The degree of “mestre” corresponds to the level 7 of the NQF and EQF-National Qualifications Framework/European Qualifications Framework.

Access to other courses

Access to study programmes leading to a doctoral degree.

Evaluation rules

Academic Regulation for curricular units evaluation is available at intranet. 1) No obligatory precedences for attending the program’s courses. 2) A final grade, expressed as a number between 10 and 20 on a scale of 0 to 20 as well as its equivalent on the ECTS grading scale, is awarded for the post-graduate diploma. The final grade of the post-graduate diploma is the average, by credit, of the grades obtained in the course units in which the student obtained the 60 credits from the taught part of the Masters course. A final grade, expressed as a number between 10 and 20 on a scale of 0 to 20 as well as its equivalent on the ECTS grading scale, is awarded for the Masters degree. The final grade of the Masters degree will be the average of the final grade of the taught part of the course, weighted to 40%, and the grade awarded to the dissertation, project work or practical work

Structure

Elective option 1
Code Name ECTS
Options
722011047 Journalistic Writing - 1st semester 10
722011135 History and Theories of Journalism - 1st semester 10
722011136 Specialised Journalism I - 1st semester 10
722011137 Specialised Journalism II - 2nd semester 10
722011066 NEW MEDIA NARRATIVES - 2nd semester 10
722011076 Contemporary Issues in Journalism - 2nd semester 10
Elective option 2
Code Name ECTS
Options
722011139 Master thesis in Journalism 33
722011048 Estágio com Relatório em Jornalismo (not translated) 33
722011089 Trabalho de Projecto em Jornalismo (not translated) 33