Dissertation in European Studies


- Analyze and critically interpret the scientific literature on the topic to be studied so as to establish the state of the question;
-Formulate a problem or an issue so that, through scientifically validated methodologies, the degree of knowledge on the problem chosen can be improved;
- Collect, analyze and process the data;
- Write a dissertation according to the established canonical norms of the scientific area;
- Prepare the public discussion of the research results and the presentation of its relevance to the clarification of the issues studied.

General characterization





Responsible teacher

Professor a definir - FCSH #1


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Total - 1540

Teaching language



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Bibliografia específica adequada à dissertação de cada estudante.

Teaching method

Regular meetings between the student and the dissertation supervisor; participation in scientific events; good use of on-line data bases and libraries. Students will be guided by a professor of the study cycle responsible accompanying the dissertation. The student will keep frequent contact with his/her supervisor until the thesis is ready to be presented.

Evaluation method

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Subject matter

The student will carry on advanced research on his/her subject matter, therefore the syllabus will depend on the researched topics and the specific analytical perspectives and bibliography will be given within the individual tutorial sessions.


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