Masters in Spatial Planning and Geographic Information Systems
-Contribute to a culture of understanding and analyses of the territory;
-Contribute to better Spatial Planning practices;
-Increase the offer of lifelong training courses, adequate to the Bologna model.
-Provide a theoretical basis on Spatial Planning, based on the Portuguese example;
-Provide the students competences for a permanent knowledge construction;
-Provide the theoretical and practical knowledge to ensure a competent use of Geographic InformationSystems in Spatial Planning;
-Increase the offer of e-learning initiatives concerning spatial planning and Geographic Information Systems.
Master (2nd Cycle)
Access to other programs
Access to study programmes leading to a doctoral degree.
Rui Pedro Julião
More information provided in the Call for Applications, available on www.fcsh.unl.pt
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.
The degree of mestre corresponds to the level 7 of the NQF and EQF-National Qualifications Framework/European Qualifications Framework.
Conditions of admittance
Please consult the application call available at
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%.
|722041103||Territory Management - 2nd semester||10|
|722041100||Spatial Planning and Environment||10|
|722041102||Geographic Information Systems and Cartography - 1st semester||10|
|722041104||Geographic Information Systems and Spatial Modelling - 2nd semester||10|
|722041101||Techniques and Methodologies of Territorial Planning - 1st semester||10|
|722041105||Geographic Information Technologies in Spatial Planning - 2nd semester||10|
|Elective option 1|
|722041106||Dissertation on Spatial Planning and Geographic Information Systems||60|
|722041107||Practical Training with Report on Spatial Planning and Geographic Information Systems||60|
|722041108||Project on Spatial Planning and Geographic Information Systems||60|