Thesis in Heritage


It is intended that the student will:
1 Acquire the conceptual, methodological and cultural skills which will further the academic performance or
start a career in this area.
2 Formulate a relevant research problem, test methods and develop hypotheses, learn to synthesize existing
knowledge in science.
3 Learning to organize ideas and present results in a clear and rigorous way.
4 Be able to issue reasoned diagnostic and organize projects within theoretical frameworks, comparability and

General characterization





Responsible teacher

Professor a definir - FCSH #1


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Total - 1540

Teaching language



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Depende da natureza de cada investigação mas importa referir referências que constam da orientação no Seminário de Acompanhamento.
[1964]LEROI-GOURHAN, André (2012). Le geste et la parole. I.Technique et langage. Paris: Albin Michel.
[1965]ARON, Raymond (2010). As etapas do pensamento sociológico. Lisboa: D.Quixote, 9ª ed.
[1965]LEROI-GOURHAN, André (2012). Le geste et la parole. II. La mémoire et les rythmes. Paris: Albin Michel.
[1969]FOUCAULT, Michel (2008). L´archéologie du savoir. Paris: Gallimard.
[1979]BOURDIEU, Pierre (1985). La distinction. Critique sociale du jugement. Paris: Éditions de Minuit.
[1986]SILVA, Augusto Santos; PINTO, José Madureira (orgs.) (2014). Metodologia das ciências sociais. Porto: Edições Afrontamento, 16ª ed.
[1994]NORA, Pierre (coord) (1997). Science et conscience du patrimoine . Paris: Fayard.
[2010]CUSTÓDIO, Jorge (coord) (2010). 100 anos de património. Memória e identidade. Lisboa: IGESPAR.

Teaching method

A master thesis is supervised by a teacher of the study in Cultural Heritage and follows the principles of
supervision contact hours provided in the regulation of Second Cycle study programmes.

Evaluation method

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Subject matter

The master thesis is the result of an original and innovative research that deepens the work done in the
teaching component, prepared under the scientific guidance of a Professor and must be approved by the
Scientific Council.


Programs where the course is taught: