Research Methodologies

6 ECTs / Semester / Portuguese

To understand the main research paradigms; To grasp the different stages of the research process; To understand the different research designs and different methodologies for data collection; To perceive the main ethical aspects involved in family research; To acquire the skills needed for the analysis and critical evaluation of research; To acquire the skills necessary for the practice of scientific research (e.g., conducting a literature review, research planning, setting objectives and hypotheses, decisions concerning the different methodologies, development of questionnaires).


Assistant Professor
Rita Francisco has an Honours degree and a PhD in Psychology (specialization in Family Psychology), from the University of Lisbon. She is…
Assistant Professor
PhD in Psychology (2015), specialization in Educational Psychology, by University of Lisbon and University of Coimbra. Master's degree in Psychology - Stress…