Language, Culture and Mind

5 ECTs / Semester / Portuguese

The curricular unit has different objectives, comprising acquisition and application of knowledge and the development of skills. By the end of the course, learners should be able to:

  • understand the impact of cultural and cognitive processes in language;
  • relate linguistic variation to cultural framing;
  • acknowledge the importance of an interdisciplinary approach in the study of language;
  • relate data of linguistic variation with theoretical approaches in the study of language


Assistant Professor
Studied German and English at the Universities of Aveiro, Essen and Innsbruck. She completed her Master's Degree in cognitive linguistics in 2001 and received…