Introduction to the Social Sciences

3 ECTs / Semester / Portuguese

This unit enables students to acquire knowledge on the foundations and historical development of the social sciences. To build an understanding of the scientific procedures and to address social issues as well as the theoretical questions and study targets within the social sciences. To explore current research paradigms in the Social Sciences and their empirical outcomes, highlighting the results of studies in Western societies and, whenever possible, within Portuguese society.

Faculty

Assistant Professor