Project Work in Visual Cultures


1. Acquire language skills, methodological and cultural enabling students to pursue their academic performance or start a career.
2. Make an original research.
3. Conduct a survey on the relevant \\"state of art\\" in the scientific area of project.
4. Learning to organize ideas and present results in a clear and rigorous way

General characterization





Responsible teacher

Professor a definir - FCSH #1


Weekly - Available soon

Total - 1540

Teaching language



Conclusion of taught component (1st year)


Bibliografia específica adequada ao trabalho de projeto de cada estudante.
Dependent on the nature of each student’s project.

Teaching method

The project work is supervised by a teacher of the course.
Through the visual project students can do a very practical and autonomous project: ethnographic film or photographic essay with a written report that discusses both theoretical questions and practical options related to the uses of visual language.

Evaluation method

The project will be evaluated in a form of a descriptive memory and presented in a public session before a jury.(100%)

Subject matter

To be selected according to the students research topics. Specific analytical perspectives will be reviewed as part of the supervision.


Programs where the course is taught: