Bachelor in Philosophy
1) Ability to argue critically and to produce discourse that is conceptually articulate, coherent and based on solid principles;
2) Ability to recognise, ponder and clarify the problems that the human being encounters in his effort to understand himself and the world;
3) Ability to question and to understand ideas referring to the nature of reality, knowledge and values which are present in all fields of human experience;
4) Ability to identify and analyse the problems that interconnect the fields of philosophy, science, art and culture.
Bachelor (1st Cycle)
Access to other programs
Completion of the licenciatura allows the holder to apply for Masters or Doctoral programmes or other post-graduate courses including those which do not confer a degree.
(see at https://www.fcsh.unl.pt/cursos/)
(see at https://www.fcsh.unl.pt/cursos/)
Duration: 3 years/6 semesters.
Students must perform 180 credits: 120 credits based in the compulsory curricular units, 30 credits to be chosen in a set of elective optionals and 30 credits undertaken in free-elective optionals or in a minor of another scientific area. Every semester, the student may not sign up in more than 30 credits, respecting the precedence when these have been set. At the beginning of each semester, students will be advised of the curricular units to carry out in order to appropriate them to their academic career.
The undergraduate students can still benefit from the different mobility programmes in which FCSH/NOVA participates as Erasmus +, Almeida Garrett exchange programmes, among others, and participate in research within the research units of the Faculty.
The degree of licenciado corresponds to the level 6 of the NQF and EQF-National Qualifications Framework/European Qualifications Framework.
Conditions of admittance
Students may be admitted to Higher Education through the National Competition for Access to Higher Education, special competitions/regimes and entry systems, re-enrolment systems, course changes and transfers. To apply for access to higher education through the National Competition, students must fulfill the requirements described in DGES/Access to Higher Education. More info at http://www.dges.gov.pt/guias/?plid=593 For more information about International Students please visit https://www.fcsh.unl.pt/internacional/estatuto-de-estudante-internacional/
Students at FCSH/NOVA are evaluated based on the work developed over a semester, based on class participation, presentation of written and oral tests and examinations. The result obtained either by continuous assessment or evaluation of the tests is expressed on a scale of 0 to 20. To be approved, students must have at least 10 points to pass, however, who fail have a second chance to repeat the exams. Repeat exam: Has access any student of 1st or 2nd cycle who has obtained the minimum grade of eight values per rounding in the final grade of the curricular unit. SPECIAL PROCEDURES FOR EVALUATION: - Worker-Student - Students with the status of top athletes - Mothers and fathers students - Associative leaders - Military - Other special arrangements provided legally. Students with special needs can benefit from teaching and learning conditions to meet their needs.
|711031051||Philosophical Anthropology - 2nd semester||6|
|711031005||Epistemology - 2nd semester||6|
|711031054||Aesthetics - 1st semester||6|
|711031052||Ethics - 2nd semester||6|
|711031059||Ancient Philosophy - 1st semester||6|
|711031062||Contemporary Philosophy - 2nd semester||6|
|711031080||Philosophy of History - 1st semester||6|
|711031055||Philosophy of Language - 1st semester||6|
|711031057||Philosophy of Mind - 2nd semester||6|
|711031065||Philosophy of Nature - 2nd semester||6|
|711031058||Philosophy of Sciences - 2nd semester||6|
|711031056||Philosophy of Knowledge - 1st semester||6|
|711031060||Medieval Philosophy - 2nd semester||6|
|711031061||Early Modern Philosophy - 1st semester||6|
|711031053||Political Philosophy - 1st semester||6|
|711031079||Logic - 2nd semester||6|
|711031047||Methodology of the Philosophical Text Research - 1st semester||6|
|711031064||Ontology - 1st semester||6|
|711031063||Seminar: Reading and Interpretation of Philosophical Texts - 2nd semester||12|
|Elective option 1|
|711031066||Bioethics - 2nd semester||6|
|711031067||Applied Ethics - 1st semester||6|
|711031070||Philosophy of Art - 1st semester||6|
|711031069||Philosophy of Religion - 2nd semester||6|
|711031020||Philosopy and Culture in Portugal - 1st semester||6|
|711031075||Hispanic Thought - 2nd semester||6|
|711031076||Problems of History and Theory of Ideas - 1st semester||6|
|711031082||- 2nd semester||6|
|711031071||Ancient Philosophy Themes||6|
|711031074||Themes of Contemporary Philosophy - 1st semester||6|
|711031072||Temas de Filosofia Medieval (not translated)||6|
|711031073||Modern Philosophy Themes - 1st semester||6|
|711031084||- 2nd semester||6|
|711031081||Topics in Logic Topics in Logic - 2nd semester||6|
|711031077||Ontology Themes - 1st semester||6|