Masters in Crossways in Cultural Narratives

Education objectives

At the end of a personalised itinerary, students will have acquired the linguistic, methodological, cultural and personal skills allowing them to envisage either doctoral study or a career in the fields of management, the arts, teaching and communication (specialised journalism, professional criticism, television or radio production, advertising, public relations, documentation etc.).
They will have developed the capacities of conception, synthesis and analysis required of decision-makers in high office, as well as the multimedia and computing skills indispensable to those called upon to work with historical and cultural data. They will be able to lead discussion groups, preside over commissions and direct teams of action in a large variety of contexts: national or international institutions for cultural action, public or private inter-cultural exchanges, political responsibilities, public relations on behalf of multinational corporations, immigration, etc.

General characterization

DGES code



Master (2nd Cycle)



Access to other programs

Access to study programmes leading to a doctoral degree.


Isabel Oliveira Martins; Ana Paiva Morais

Opening date

September 2019




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Teaching language

Available soon

Degree pre-requisites

Length: 4 semesters
Student must acquire 120 ECTS, of which 70 are for taught courses. Credits to accomplish the non taught component are acquired globally, this is, a Dissertation Report I (5 ECTS) or a Dissertation Report II (10 ECTS), a Tutorial Seminar and Dissertation (40 ECTS) which totals 45 or 50 ECTS.
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

Evaluation rules