Ethics and Deontology of Communication

5 ECTs / Semester / Portuguese

PART I Introducing students to the contemporary problems of ethics and the ethics of communication. Mastering problems with intelligence and critical thinking: themes, texts and philosophical positions of the ethical theories. PART II Understand the principles and the dimensions of deontology. Know how to respond to the deontological challenges that professionals face in everyday communication practices, particularly in journalism, advertising and public relations. Understand and analyse national and international paradigmatic cases. Apply deontological standards to specific cases.


Assistant Professor
PhD in Philosophy at the Faculty of Letters of the University of Oporto, M.A. in Political Science and International Relations, Postgraduate in Civics and B.A…
Assistant Professor
Camila Arêas has work experience in the areas of teaching (secondary and high school), journalism (reporting, publishing) and communication…