Artistic Project Work


a) To exercise the ability to research and to select and read relevant and appropriate bibliography. b) To improve the ability of delimitate and formulate the objective of the research. c) To exercise theoretical, methodological and critical analysis skills. d) Display processes of reflective thinking. e) Display a scientific and academical ethic behaviour. f) Master the global organisation of a performative work, be it the wrtiting of a play or de conception, direction and presentation of a theatre or dance show.

General characterization





Responsible teacher

Professor a definir - FCSH #1


Weekly - Available soon

Total - 924

Teaching language



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Bibliografia específica adequada à investigação de cada estudante. Dependent on the nature of each student’s research project:

Teaching method

Presentation and discussion of research questions and issues in Performing Arts. Analysis of action research projects and study cases; critical and reflective analysis of the individual research project. Individual and small group sessions to support the development of the project. The project work will be evaluated during a public viva before a jury, according to the MA course regulations.

Evaluation method

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Subject matter

a) To research: to be or not to be and for what. b) research methodologies on Performing Arts. c) Research questions and objectives. d) Data collectionof elements for the creation. e) Idea guiding the creation. f) Dramaturgy of the the project.


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