Bachelor in Philosophy
1) Ability to argue critically and to produce discourse that is conceptually articulate, coherent and based on solid principles;
2) Ability to recognise, ponder and clarify the problems that the human being encounters in his effort to understand himself and the world;
3) Ability to question and to understand ideas referring to the nature of reality, knowledge and values which are present in all fields of human experience;
4) Ability to identify and analyse the problems that interconnect the fields of philosophy, science, art and culture.
Bachelor (1st Cycle)
Access to other programs
Completion of the bachelor allows the holder to apply for Masters or Doctoral programmes or other post-graduate courses including those which do not confer a degree.
Marta Maria Anjos Galego de Mendonça
Duration: 3 years/6 semesters.
Students must perform 180 credits: 120 credits based in the compulsory curricular units, 30 credits to be chosen in a set of elective optionals and 30 credits undertaken in free-elective optionals or in a minor of another scientific area. Every semester, the student may not sign up in more than 30 credits, respecting the precedence when these have been set. At the beginning of each semester, students will be advised of the curricular units to carry out in order to appropriate them to their academic career.
The undergraduate students can still benefit from the different mobility programmes in which FCSH/NOVA participates as Erasmus +, Almeida Garrett exchange programmes, among others, and participate in research within the research units of the Faculty.
The degree of licenciado corresponds to the level 6 of the NQF and EQF-National Qualifications Framework/European Qualifications Framework.
Conditions of admittance
Students may be admitted to Higher Education through the National Competition for Access to Higher Education, special competitions/regimes and entry systems, re-enrolment systems, course changes and transfers. To apply for access to higher education through the National Competition, students must fulfill the requirements described in DGES/Access to Higher Education. More info at http://www.dges.gov.pt/guias/?plid=593 For more information about International Students please visit https://www.fcsh.unl.pt/internacional/estatuto-de-estudante-internacional/
Students at FCSH/NOVA are evaluated based on the work developed over a semester, based on class participation, presentation of written and oral tests and examinations. The result obtained either by continuous assessment or evaluation of the tests is expressed on a scale of 0 to 20. To be approved, students must have at least 10 points to pass, however, who fail have a second chance to repeat the exams. Repeat exam: Has access any student of 1st or 2nd cycle who has obtained the minimum grade of eight values per rounding in the final grade of the curricular unit. SPECIAL PROCEDURES FOR EVALUATION: - Worker-Student - Students with the status of top athletes - Mothers and fathers students - Associative leaders - Military - Other special arrangements provided legally. Students with special needs can benefit from teaching and learning conditions to meet their needs.
|711031080||Philosophy of History.||6.0|
|01102020||Philosophy of Language||6.0|
|711031057||Philosophy of the Mind||6.0|
|711031065||Philosophy of Nature||6.0|
|711031058||Philosophy of Science||6.0|
|711031056||Philosophy of Knowledge||6.0|
|01102031||Research Methodology for Philosophy||6.0|
|711031063||Seminar: Reading and Interpretation of Philosophical Texts||12.0|
|Optional Curricular Units|
|711031070||Philosophy of Art||6.0|
|711031069||Philosophy of Religion||6.0|
|01102042||Philosophy and Culture in Portugal||6.0|
|711031076||Problematics of the History and Theory of Ideas||6.0|
|711031082||Themes in Philosophical Anthropology||6.0|
|711031074||Contemporary Philosophy Themes||6.0|
|711031073||Modern Philosophy Themes||6.0|
|711031084||Themes in Political Philosophy||6.0|
|711031077||Ontology Themes||6.0||Mandatory ECTS number: 30|