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
PhD in Media and Culture Studies awarded by the University of Lincoln, Nelson Ribeiro is the Dean of the Faculty of Human Sciences since January 2016 where he…
Associate Professor
PhD in Psychology in the field of Psychological Assessment (1997) - Faculté de Psychologie et des Sciences de l'Éducation de l'Université de Liège, Belgium…