Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas



Segundo ciclo




Alexandra Curvelo

Opening date

September 2018






(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

Duration: 2 years/4 semesters
Total credits: 120 credits (60 credits from curricular units + 60 credits from the non-teaching component)
Non-teaching component modes: Dissertation or Project Work or Internship with Report.
A full-time student is expected to accomplish 50 ECTS in all the curricular units offered. The student also carries out 10 credits as free-elective optional (from curricular units of postgraduate level at FCSH/NOVA, UNL, or other national or foreign institutions of higher education under agreement).
In the 3rd semester the student must attend a follow-up seminar for the non teaching component (5 ECTS).
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.

This course is recognized for career progression purposes of recruitment for teachers of group 240 and 600, as provided in the Statute of Teaching Career.

Evaluation rules

Academic Regulation for curricular units evaluation is available at intranet. 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 experience report, weighted to 60%.


Code Name ECTS
722051314 Patrimony Management and Law - 1st semester 10
722051312 História dos Museus e da Museologia (not translated) - 1st semester 10
722051313 Museum Planning and Programming - 1st semester 10
722051315 Seminário de acompanhamento Dissertação/Trabalho de Projeto/Relatório com Estágio Museologia (not translated) 5
Elective option 1
Code Name ECTS
722051316 Museum Architecture and Museography - 2nd semester 10
722051318 Inventariação e Conservação de Colecções (not translated) - 2nd semester 10
722051317 Mediação e Educação em Museus (not translated) - 2nd semester 10
Elective option 2
Code Name ECTS
722051320 Collections and Museums of Art in Portugal - 2nd semester 10
722051319 Museologia Industrial (not translated) - 2nd semester 10
Elective option 3
Code Name ECTS
722051321 Master Thesis in Museology 55
722051323 Internship with Report in Museology 55
722051322 Project Work in Museology 55