Advanced Methodologies

12 ECTs / Semester / Portuguese

The course will lead doctoral students to develop skills that enable them to:

  • Design research questions and hypotheses for the study of different topics in communication sciences;
  • Decide on the most appropriate methodologies to respond to different problems and research questions;
  • Use different methods and techniques for collecting and analyzing qualitative, quantitative and mixed data;
  • Know how to evaluate the quality of the results produced taking into account the limitations of the method(s) and protocols used;
  • Correctly interpret the data collected.


Associate Professor
Dean of the School of Human Sciences (since 2016) where he is also the Chair of the Communication Studies Department (since 2013). He was awarded a PhD in Media…
Associate Professor
Earned her B.A. degree (1991) in psychology at the University of Lisbon, and her PhD degree (1997) in Psychological Assessment at Liège University, Belgium…