area of specialisation in Historical Musicology

Education objectives

1. Develop the knowledge acquired in the 1st cycle in order to develop original applications in the area of Musicology; 2. Ability to apply knowledge to the original and innovative formulation and resolution of problems related to the area of study; 3. Competencies for the utilisation and coherent management of various types of knowledge in the approach to questions of a broad scope as well as the ability to evaluate them from a technical, cultural and ethical point of view; 4. Oral and written communication competencies for use within the academic community and within the context of communication directed at the general public; 5. Competencies for the continued learning and application of new theoretical and methodological tools

General characterization

DGES code

8425

Cicle

Specialization Area

Degree

Master

Access to other programs

Access to the cycle of studies which leads to a Doctorate Degree. For the specific access conditions, consult the regulations governing the doctoral programmes at NOVA FCSH.

Coordinator

Luísa Mariana de Oliveira Rodrigues Cymbron

Opening date

2020-09-28

Vacancies

20

Fees

1200 Euros/year or 2500 Euros/year (foreign students)

Schedule

Presencial Pós-Laboral

Teaching language

Portuguese Language

Degree pre-requisites

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 student performs 50 credits in all the curricular units offered. The student also carries 10 credits as free-elective optional (from curricular units of postgraduate level at FCSH/NOVA, UNL, or other national or foreign institutions of higher education,under agreement). In the 3rd semester the student must attend a follow-up seminar for the non teaching component (5 ECTS). The degree of «mestre» corresponds to the level 7 of the NQF and EQF-National Qualifications Framework/European Qualifications Framework.

Competencies:

- Develop the knowledge acquired in the 1st cycle in order to develop original applications in the area of Musicology;
- Ability to apply knowledge to the original and innovative formulation and resolution of problems related to the area of study;
- Competencies for the utilisation and coherent management of various types of knowledge in the approach to questions of a broad scope as well as the ability to evaluate them from a technical, cultural and ethical point of view;
- Oral and written communication competencies for use within the academic community and within the context of communication directed at the general public;
- Competencies for the continued learning and application of new theoretical and methodological tools.

This path is an option of

Master in Musicology

Conditions of admittance

Application and access conditions to the cycle of studies reflect the conditions established in the national legislation, namely: - to hold a licenciado degree or legal equivalent; -to hold a foreign academic degree recognized by the Scientific Council of NOVA FCSH. - to hold an academic, scientific or professional curriculum vitae recognized by the Scientific Council of NOVA FCSH. Applicants will be selected and ranked according to the criteria annually defined in the application edict.

Evaluation rules

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%.

Structure

Obrigatórias
Code Name ECTS
722021036 History of Music in Portugal 10.0
722021037 History of Western Music 10.0
722021021 Music and Thought 10.0
722021038 Monitoring Seminar (Musicology) 5.0
722021032 Theory and Method in Musicology 10.0
conditional options a)
Code Name ECTS
Options
722021020 Music and Literature 10.0
722021022 Music and Society 10.0
722021025 Music Palaeography 10.0
722021029 Research Themes in Ethnomusicology 10.0
Mandatory ECTS number: 10
conditional options b)
Code Name ECTS
Options
722021039 Dissertation in Historical Musicology 55.0
722021041 Work Experience with Report in Historical Musicology 55.0
722021040 Project Work in Historical Musicology 55.0
Mandatory ECTS number: 55
Regra que permite inscrição em um máximo de 10 ECTS que podem ser obtidos em unidades curriculares de nível pós -graduado da FCSH, ou de outras instituições de Ensino Superior nacionais ou estrangeiras, mediante protocolo.