Master's Degree in Arts in Portugal

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A master's degree is a postgraduate academic degree. One must already have an undergraduate degree to apply for a master's program. Most master's degree program would require students to complete a master's thesis or research paper.

The Arts refers to programs that focus on intellectual type topics that are not always as straightforward as science and math. Those wishing to play a creative role in contributing to the community would be interested in the arts.

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Integrated Master's in Architecture

University of Minho - School of Arquitecture
Campus Full time 5 years September 2016 Portugal Guimarães

MIARQ's main objective is the training of skilled professionals in the pursuit of professional activities in Architecture, Urban Planning, Urban Design, Rehabilitation and Building Maintenance. [+]

Best Masters in Arts in Portugal 2016/2017. Academic degree: Bachelor (Bologna 1st cycle degree), Master's degree ECTS: 300 Duration: 10 curricular semesters Regime: Normal Place: Azurém Campus, Guimarães Main Scientific area: Architecture INTEGRATED MASTER’S | 5 YEARS The Integrated Master’s in Architecture enables the exercise of professional activity in Architecture. In order to do so, it seeks to promote "integrated knowledge" and the formation of a design methodology, both essential to the practice of architecture in its various aspects: Architecture, Urbanism, Urban Design, Rehabilitation and Building Maintenance. The students’ creativity is encouraged, sensitizing them to the specific socio-cultural environment in which they operate and their ability to communicate the fundamentals of the work in progress. The students must demonstrate critical thinking, ability to work in a team, ethical values of citizenship and environmental awareness. Careers The architects graduated by the Minho University can pursue their professional activity in architecture, rehabilitation and maintenance of buildings, urban design, urban planning and management, higher education and research, working as independent professionals or as employees in public institutions and private companies. They are also qualified to teach at various levels of education. [-]

Integrated Master in Architecture

Universidade Lusófona do Porto
Campus Full time 5 years October 2016 Portugal Oporto

The new study plan of the MIA/ULP (Integrated Master in Architecture) is according the recommendations of the UIA/UNESCO Charter for Architectural Education., namely in what it concerns to the interaction between practice and teaching, to research "founded on project work, construction methods, as well as academic disciplines", to project as "a synthesis of acquired knowledge and concomitant skills" and finally to the consideration that project, as a central piece in the education of an architect, should have a substantial weight in the total of the programme. [+]

The new study plan of the MIA/ULP (Integrated Master in Architecture) is according to the recommendations of the UIA/UNESCO Charter for Architectural Education., namely in what it concerns to the interaction between practice and teaching, to research "founded on project work, construction methods, as well as academic disciplines", to project as "a synthesis of acquired knowledge and concomitant skills" and finally to the consideration that project, as a central piece in the education of an architect, should have a substantial weight in the total of the programme. Objectives Architecture is a multidisciplinary field that comprises: human sciences, social and physical sciences, technology and creative art. The education in Architecture should be considered as a manifestation of an attitude of conceptualizing, coordinate and implement a piece grounded in the humanistic tradition. Occupacional Profiles Professional activities are all areas that concern knowledge and practice relating to the worlds of architecture, urbanism, planning and urban management, scientific research and teaching. Thus, the career options are: Professional practice as an architect in the liberal regime; Professional practice as an architect in private institutions and companies in the construction industry; Central and local public administration (municipalities, public institutions and local technical offices); Scientific research and teaching. [-]

Master of Music Teaching

University of Minho - Institute of Education
Campus Full time October 2016 Portugal Braga

This Master of Music Teaching program was created under the Bologna spirit and orientations and was organized together with the Department of Music of the Institute of Letters and Human Sciences (ILCH). [+]

Best Masters in Arts in Portugal 2016/2017. This Master of Music Teaching program was created under the Bologna spirit and orientations and was organized together with the Department of Music of the Institute of Letters and Human Sciences (ILCH). It confers professional qualification for teaching in specialized music schools such as conservatories and music academies, in accordance to the ordinations of the laws for professional qualification for teaching in pre-school, elementary and secondary school (Law-Decree nr. 79/2014 of May 14th and Correction Declaration nr. 32/2014, which indicates Portaria nr. 693/98 as regulating the specific professional qualifications for professional recruitment in music teaching). This cycle of studies aims at training Music Teachers (in the areas of Instrumental Music, Music Sciences and Choral Direction) that are well-informed, critical and active professionals, and who are able : to rebuild their thought and actions during their lifetime; to structure, monitor and evaluate socially relevant learnings within the frame of a global development perspective of individuals and of their accomplished inclusion in school and society; to obtain theoretical and technical knowledge for the development of pedagogical and artistic projects in the context of specialized schools; to incorporate adequate methodologies encompassing the principles of reflection, self-orientation, creativity and innovation, not only as a source of knowledge, but also and mainly as a catalyst for action; to develop conscious, deliberate and responsible actions in the contexts of professional practice. [-]

Master Degree in Cultural Heritage

University of Minho - Institute of Social Sciences
Campus Part time 4 semesters October 2016 Portugal Braga

The Master in Cultural Heritage of the University of Minho aims to enhance a training profile with highly specialized skills that enable their graduates to perform research tasks, projects’ coordination and management that value the historical and cultural assets, networking with local and regional development structures, appropriately framed in legal terms and with scientific and professional ethical awareness. [+]

Academic degree: Master ECTS: 120 Duration: 4 curricular semesters Regime: After Working Hours Place: Gualtar Campus, Braga Main Scientific area: History The Master in Cultural Heritage of the University of Minho aims to enhance a training profile with highly specialized skills that enable their graduates to perform research tasks, projects’ coordination and management that value the historical and cultural assets, networking with local and regional development structures, appropriately framed in legal terms and with scientific and professional ethical awareness. The intrinsic interdisciplinarity of the master’s concept justifies the use of the most diverse scientific fields, from Archaeology to Anthropology, passing through Education Sciences, International Relations, Public Administration, Geology, Geography and the New Information Technologies, in addition to History, the main scientific area. This variety of approaches will provide students with skills to solve problems in broader and more suited context, regarding the requirements of the labor market reality. [-]

Master Degree in Communication, Arts and Culture

University of Minho - Institute of Social Sciences
Campus Part time 4 semesters October 2016 Portugal Braga

The Master's degree in Communication, Arts and Culture offers a multidisciplinary training that integrates and merges the theoretical and methodological approaches of arts, communication and culture. [+]

Best Masters in Arts in Portugal 2016/2017. Academic degree: Master ECTS: 120 Duration: 4 curricular semesters Regime: After Working Hours Place: Gualtar Campus, Braga Main Scientific area: Communication Sciences & Sociology The Master's degree in Communication, Arts and Culture offers a multidisciplinary training that integrates and merges the theoretical and methodological approaches of arts, communication and culture. These areas, closely linked, not only summon consolidated technical and scientific specialties, but also involve economic and social activities booming. The degree presents a consistent program in the fields of culture, media and society, emphasizing the relationship between the media, politics and society, the uses and the economic potential, imagery and artistic production, the conceptualization of digital art, the relationship between the internet, art and culture, the formation of individual and social identities and intercultural relations. [-]

Master's Degree In Education And Multimedia

Instituto Politécnico de Viseu – Escola Superior de Educação (ESEV)
Campus Full time 2 years October 2016 Portugal Viseu

The course of study leading to the degree of Master of Education and Multimedia aims to train specialists in the area of ​​Information and Communication Technologies and multimedia applied to Education and Training. [+]

Presentation The course of study leading to the degree of Master of Education and Multimedia aims to train specialists in the area of ​​Information and Communication Technologies and multimedia applied to Education and Training. Deepen a theoretical framework and skills on the problems and challenges of integrating ICT in Educational Design; Develop knowledge and skills to design, implement and evaluate learning environments with ICT in curricular context; Acquire design skills and implementation of mediated educational resources; Develop promotion of ICT skills and project management School context; Promote learning skills throughout life and research in the field of Educational Technology. The cycle of master studies in Education and Multimedia will allow master students develop the following skills: Manage and streamline ICT projects, resource centers and educational projects of the schools; Streamline training in ICT in education; Integrate educational resources in the teaching / learning; Develop mediated projects in schools; Assess training needs and interests of teachers and students; Assist students and teachers in the effective use of a variety of educational resources, both material and equipment; Critically evaluate the practice of teaching / learning towards a continuous search for improvement; Produce multimedia resources; Use of advanced means of communication for the promotion of learning communities. Careers The master's degree in Education and Multimedia aims to qualify the professionals of education (pre-school to secondary education) in the field of Educational Sciences / Educational Technology - educational communication and use of teaching resources in the teaching / learning processes. [-]

Master's Degree In Art, Design And Multimedia

Instituto Politécnico de Viseu – Escola Superior de Educação (ESEV)
Campus Full time 2 years October 2016 Portugal Viseu

The second training cycle in Art, Design and Multimedia is assumed as a current structured training proposal based on the realization of the importance of visual culture and information and communication technologies in contemporary reality. On the other hand the Court finds that technological progress has contributed to a considerable increase in the use of the image in all fields. The photo and digital video, specialized software for image work, are now on a par with conventional media and new media adopted by contemporary creators, compelling tools in the materialization of ideas in the context of artistic creation, design, advertising. [+]

Best Masters in Arts in Portugal 2016/2017. Presentation The second training cycle in Art, Design and Multimedia is assumed as a current structured training proposal based on the realization of the importance of visual culture and information and communication technologies in contemporary reality. On the other hand the Court finds that technological progress has contributed to a considerable increase in the use of the image in all fields. The photo and digital video, specialized software for image work, are now on a par with conventional media and new media adopted by contemporary creators, compelling tools in the materialization of ideas in the context of artistic creation, design, advertising. At the end of the second cycle of studies in the Master Art, Design and Multimedia should be able to: Understanding creativity and innovation as one of the decisive factors in a competitive business / current institutional context; Connecting theoretical and technical knowledge of art and media, in order to develop skills such as to enable him to question the artistic production applied to visual communication; Develop skills interconnecting content of the two key areas of this second cycle, in view of the media industry, artistic expression and design; Develop research projects / testing and / or use in context, articulating specific skills of art and interactive environments; Designing and implementing experimental projects / research - action. Careers This course allows professionals in the field of fine arts, design, media advertising and creation as well as teachers who leccionem in similar areas, update their training in Art and Multimedia preparing them, including (among others) to: Perform functions on content production companies / multimedia products; Develop coordination and creation activities in the area of ​​graphic arts; Develop contemporary artistic creation projects. [-]

Master in Design Management

Institute of Art, Design and Enterprise - University
Campus Full time 2 years October 2016 Portugal Lisbon

The 2nd cycle course in Design Management is a partnership between IPAM and IADE. Market trends and analysis of future trends indicate a convergence of skills between professionals of marketing and design. These are two areas of science that despite their different characteristics and purposes require a large joint in the practical implementation. Design Management process encompasses all strategic and... [+]

Master in Design Management The 2nd cycle course in Design Management is a partnership between IPAM and IADE. Market trends and analysis of future trends indicate a convergence of skills between professionals of marketing and design. These are two areas of science that despite their different characteristics and purposes require a large joint in the practical implementation. Design Management process encompasses all strategic and operational within a business organization as a way to tailor offerings aiming the needs of consumers. This 2nd cycle Course responds to trends that occur some years in most developed economies in very mature and competitive market. Objectives Masters in Design Management should be able to develop the complete management of the design process, with integrated thinking and at the same time concerned with emerging needs to organizational processes. They must understand the economic and financial component, both in the macro and the needs of everyday life, to manage innovation projects applied consistently to the needs of businesses and consumers. Targets Candidates must possess a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent as assessed by the Scientific Councils of the proven Schools in the areas of Design, Fine Arts, Architecture, Marketing or Advertising. Candidates from other areas may be allowed on the frequency of specific courses bachelor degree determined by the Scientific Council on the proposal of the course coordinator. For graduates in other areas, IADE / IPAM, reserves the right to exercise selection tests for assessing the level of knowledge in the scientific base corresponding to their masters. Areas of Expertise Design [-]

Master in Design and Advertising

Institute of Art, Design and Enterprise - University
Campus Full time 2 years October 2016 Portugal Lisbon

The Master in Design & Advertising provides a training offer whose concept is based on the convergence of knowledge from the fields of design and advertising, bringing together in one course programme the two main areas of training in which IADE-U most has excelled. Integrating creativity and innovation in design, together with new strategic approaches in advertising communication, this course of 2nd cycle... [+]

Best Masters in Arts in Portugal 2016/2017. Master in Design and Advertising The Master in Design & Advertising provides a training offer whose concept is based on the convergence of knowledge from the fields of design and advertising, bringing together in one course programme the two main areas of training in which IADE-U most has excelled. Integrating creativity and innovation in design, together with new strategic approaches in advertising communication, this course of 2nd cycle clearly stands out from other training offers at university level. Objectives Intends to train professionals able to develop strategic, creative and projectual aspects, with necessary skills to successfully enter into the labor market in the areas of advertising communication, creativity, strategic planning, new media, digital platforms, etc., integrating multidisciplinary teams. Targets 1st cycle students who wish to specialize in the current creation advertising techniques, or professionals who wish to acquire new functional skills from activities related to Design and Communication, Product Management, Market Research, Communication, Advertising, Public Relations, Events Management. Areas of Expertise Design and Advertising [-]

Master in Museum, Heritage and Knowledge

Polytechnic Institute of Tomar
Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2016 Portugal Tomar

The objective of this master is to give digital competences to the cultural sector in order to get new services and new applications to create new ways of interaction and learning. [+]

Provide a solid scientific, technological and social learning, supported by a programme and courses that includes contact with real situations and laboratories experiences. This cycle of studies is based on the development of a diverse set of skills and competencies that permits excellent career opportunities and pursue postgraduate studies. Objectives Innovate through the integration of knowledge about Museology, Museography, Heritage and Information and Comunication Technologies (ICT). Nowadays the ICT is a priority for the European comission and also for each of its state members. The european digital agenda for 2020 and the portuguese digital agenda for 2015 are already defined. One of their main goal is qualifiyng the professionals and citizens with digital competences. The objective of this master is to give digital competences to the cultural sector in order to get new services and new applications to create new ways of interaction and learning. Students are encouraged to analyse the cultural value of the heritage in a multiple perspective of design of spaces and services, conservation and restauration, architectonic and urban intervention, management territory, regional development, and by using and apllying ICT they may promote new interactive experiences and new knowledge for the citizens/ users. Graduation requirements As in Portuguese law, a) and d), nº1, do artº 17º, do DL 74/2006, de 24 de Março: Have a Degree of a first cycle of studies; or Have a relevante scholar, scientific or professional curriculum which has to be recognized by the scientific board of the school where it is to be admited. Learning outcomes Study new museology, design of projects and spaces will give students the ability to understand how to learn new knowledge from the experience and interaction with an art object. Integrate knowledge from the conservation and restauration, from the regional development, from territory management and from the international networks of these previous areas, will give students the ability to look to the heritage as a part in a whole. Analyse and study the use of the Internet as a tool for make business, to learn, to share, to collaborate and to disseminate. All this in a safe and intelligent environment. An holistic and integrated perspective of the scientific areas that are supporting this Master will give students the technical and scientific abilities to solve problems and find new solutions, new services and new applications in a large multidisciplinary context. Continuing Studies The Masters in Museums, Heritage and the Knowledge Society may pursue studies in doctoral programs in Heritage Studies, Museology and Knowledge Society (ICT), and related areas, depending on the specific rules for admission in these programs. [-]

Master in Editorial Design

Polytechnic Institute of Tomar
Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2016 Portugal Tomar

The need to prepare a professional designer specialized in the editorial area makes us to provide this master with an offer that covers the fullest possible knowledge in the field. [+]

Best Masters in Arts in Portugal 2016/2017. We know how to graduate editorial designers! The need to prepare a professional designer specialized in the editorial area makes us to provide this master with an offer that covers the fullest possible knowledge in the field. Teaching is guided by the realization of practical work of a professional nature, supported by strong theoretical knowledge and analysis of domestic and foreign publishing. The curriculum of the MSc program comprises the development of knowledge in the following areas scientific-technical: Editorial Design (110 ECTS); Graphic Culture (4 ECTS); Journalism (6 ECTS) Objectives The cycle of studies leading to a Master's degree in Editorial Design aims to provide/deepen conceptual, strategic and technical knowledge in the multidisciplinary field of editorial design. It also aims to promote the acquisition/development of varied skills: editorial, creative, experimentalism, planning and teamwork, with a view to integrate the student into the national and international job market. Professional Goals Holders of the master's degree in Editorial Design are prepared to perform as: Editorial Designer Art Director Graphic Designer Multimedia Designer in Publishing Houses, Magazines, Newspapers, Editorial Groups and other media; Design Studios, Advertising Agencies and Communication Companies; as freelancers. Qualification Requirements The master's degrees are regulated by Portuguese Law and applicable program regulations established by the School of Technology-IPT. In order to complete the master's degree it is necessary to accumulate 120 ECTS credits distributed throughout 4 curricular semesters as according to the course curriculum. Each ECTS credit corresponds to 27 hours of work. Graduation requirements Completion of this course of study requires a pass in all its constituent modules, including the public defence of work project, dissertation or internship report so as to gain a total of 120 accumulated ECTS credits in accordance with general and specific assessment regulations. Learning outcomes Holders of the master's degree in Editorial Design are expected to have acquired a wide range of skills namely: Academic Skills: organise and implement a methodology for editorial projects; use, in a structured manner, the several levels of information present in an editorial project; organise coherent, structured information based on multiple complex-data platforms trying to achieve a balance between function and form, decodable interface and communicative expression; develop an experimentalist posture and practices that will allow individual and original approaches in design and editorial projects; implement internationalisation initiatives; promote innovation in the editorial market sector; Instrumental Skills: use appropriate, state-of-the-art technological tools in order to effectively meet the demands of the editorial design professional area; have a good command of editorial processes and techniques. Interpersonal Skills: develop interpersonal relationships that will allow them to work as part of a team; be able to join an editorial planning and organisation unit; develop leadership and cooperation projects; Systemic Skills: develop self-learning strategies that will help them to progress in their future professions; have a global view of the editorial sector and the strategies that can be implemented; develop technical and creative thinking and the ability to innovate and create new knowledge. [-]

Master in Urban Rehabilitation

Polytechnic Institute of Tomar
Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2016 Portugal Tomar

This master's degree was designed so as to develop skills in the following technical-scientific areas. [+]

Provide a solid scientific, technological and social learning, supported by a programme and courses that includes contact with real situations and laboratories experiences. This cycle of studies is based on the development of a diverse set of skills and competencies that permits excellent career opportunities and pursue postgraduate studies. Objectives This course of study includes: A master's program organised into modules corresponding to 75 ECTS credits; An original project or a professional internship including final report corresponding to 45 ECTS credits. This master's degree was designed so as to develop skills in the following technical-scientific areas: Building (40 compulsory ECTS credits); Structures (10 compulsory ECTS credits); Infrastructures (25 compulsory ECTS credits) Students can choose to undertake a project or internship in one of the technical-scientific areas earning the respective credits. Professional Goals Graduates from the master's degree in Urban Rehabilitation are expected to perform as: Site managers Work supervisors Middle managers in public and private companies Construction designers or consultants Promoters Qualification Requirements The master's degrees are regulated by Portuguese Law and applicable program regulations established by the School of Technology-IPT. Graduation requirements Completion of the programme requires a pass in all its constituent course units including public defence of the final project or internship report in order to accumulate 120 ECTS credits. Recognition of prior learning Allocation of credits to individuals holding a licenciado degree in electronics engineering or similar programs prior to the Bologna process with a duration equivalent to 300 ECTS credits (5 years of study) is formally analysed on a case-to-case basis. [-]

Integrated Master's in Textile Engineering

University of Minho - School of Engineering
Campus Full time 5 years September 2016 Portugal Braga

The great diversity and applicability of textile materials turn Textile Engineering into a broad domain which applies knowledge relating materials composition, structure and processing to their properties. [+]

Best Masters in Arts in Portugal 2016/2017. Academic degree: Bachelor (Bologna 1st cycle degree) Master's degree ECTS: 300 Duration: 5 curricular years Regime: Normal Place: Azurém Campus, Guimarães Main Scientific area: Textile Engineering INTEGRATED MASTER’S | 5 YEARS NORMAL + POST-LABOUR The enormous diversity and applicability of the used textiles make textile engineering a domain of knowledge of broad spectrum that relates the composition, structure and processing of materials with their properties. This professionals carry out their activity in companies and research institutions linked to the textile row and clothing in the area of materials and textile processes with high added value, including R & D on new materials, technologies and advanced technical textiles. The work areas are centred in the sector of technical textiles - ropes, filters, upholstery, fabrics for tires, structures and parts for aircraft, satellites, spacecraft, cars, boats, bicycles, etc.); and in complementary areas to the industrial sector - distribution, manufacturers / representatives of textile machinery, dyes and auxiliary products, consultancy, research and development, laboratories, etc. Careers The course focuses on areas from the technical textiles sector (ropes, filters, stuffing and coating, tires, structures and parts for airplanes, satellites, spaceships, automobiles, boats, bicycles, sails, parachutes, etc.) and also on areas which are complementary to the industrial sector (distribution, manufacturers of textile equipment, dying and auxiliary products, consulting, research and development, laboratories, etc.). [-]

Integrated Master's in Industrial Management and Engineering

University of Minho - School of Engineering
Campus Full time 10 semesters September 2016 Portugal Braga

The course's activity is directed to the rationalization of resource utilization (machinery, transportation systems, tools, informatics resources, people, facilities, financial resources, etc.) in industrial companies and the service sector, aiming at improving their global performance. [+]

Academic degree: Bachelor (Bologna 1st cycle degree), Master's degree ECTS: 300 Duration: 10 curricular semesters Regime: Normal Place: Azurém Campus, Guimarães Main Scientific area: Industrial Engineering and Management INTEGRATED MASTER’S | 5 YEARS This course is characterized by the diversity of fields of knowledge and the flexibility of its professionals working in various industrial and service areas, SME to large companies. The curriculum is directed to the rationalization of resources (machinery, transportation systems, tools, information resources, people, space, financial resources, etc.) in industrial and service companies in order to improve its overall performance. The MAIN goal is to graduate students with technical and scientific knowledge to achieve steady competitive performance for production systems of companies. Careers The graduates in Industrial Engineering and Management will take on their role in a broad selection of industrial companies (footwear, textile, metallurgy and metal-mechanics, automobile, electronics, etc.) and services (banking, supermarkets, insurance companies, hospitals, etc.), from SME?s to larger companies. [-]

Digital Strategic Communication

ISCSP - Instituto Superior de Ciências Sociais e Políticas
Campus Full time Part time 12 - 30 months October 2016 Portugal Lisbon + 1 more

The frequency Digital Strategic Communication in the Graduate has the overall objective to provide students with theoretical and practical skills that promote and assist the integration of digital communication and information media in the strategic management of an organization, brand, product, person or service. [+]

Best Masters in Arts in Portugal 2016/2017. RECIPIENTS Communication professionals (consultants, publicists, consultants, public relations, marketers); recent graduates from the fields of communication and the like; human resource managers; professional information technology; trainers; and interested in Digital Communication in general. OBJECTIVES The frequency of Digital Strategic Communication Graduate It has the overall objective to provide students with theoretical and practical skills that promote and assist the integration of digital communication and information media in the strategic management of an organization, brand, product, person or service. Specifically, the objectives include: THE. Recognize the validity of digital communication tools in strategic terms; B Planning organizational communication processes in the digital environment; C Define and recognize tactics that increase the effect of communication messages in the digital environment; D Managing online presence through change management actions, crisis management and reputation management; E Monitoring and evaluation results online presence and communication investment (ROI); F Optimize and direct communication results, channeling them to overcome objectives: meaning, influence, authenticity and accountability. CONDITIONS Minimum qualifications Graduation Other possible scenarios to evaluate the regulation of the course. Number of seats Minimum 12, maximum 30 students Credits 60 ECTS Course structured to crediting the Master's courses QUALIFICATIONS Other situations (see regulation of the course). INVESTMENT Application fee: € 100.00 overall Fee: € 2,000.00 [-]