Licenciatura 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 Licenciatura (1st cycle) degree allows the holder to apply for Masters programmes (2nd Cycle), or other post-graduate courses including those which do not confer a degree.
Nuno Carlos da Silva Carvalho Costa Venturinha, Marta Maria Anjos Galego de Mendonça
697 Euros/year or 3500 Euros/year (foreign students)
Each student must obtain 180 credits: 120 credits from compulsory courses of the study programme, 30 credits from restricted options and 30 credits from free options or a Minor from another academic area. Each semester the student may not enrol in more than 30 credits and must respect any pre-requisites which have been set. At the beginning of each semester, the student is advised as to which courses are the most appropriate for their academic pathway and which they should take.
Legal framework/Study programme - Aviso n.º 15577/2018 - DR, 2ª série, n.º 208, 29 de outubro de 2018.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.
|Conditional options (1) - The student chooses five curricular units from this set|
|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|
|711031071||Ancient Philosophy Themes||6.0|
|711031074||Contemporary Philosophy Themes||6.0|
|711031072||Medieval 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|
|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|