Research Methods

6 ECTs / Semester / Portuguese

Objectives: To pass on to students the knowledge and skills necessary to developing research projects in Social Sciences and Communication Sciences, especially regarding the construction of a scientific object and the definition of a methodology appropriate to its empirical validation, To convey informed decision-making criteria for each step of the scientific method, thus enhancing progressive student autonomy, To encourage the development of a specific mind-set and language, characteristic of the Social Sciences and Sciences of Communication, including through participating in scientific discussion.


Assistant Professor
PhD in Communication Sciences - Media and Journalism Studies from the Nova University of Lisbon, with a dissertation on Celebrity culture and young people. She…