Departamento de Ciências da Comunicação (DCC)

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The Department of Communication Sciences (DCC), pioneer in Portugal, is in its area the most searched department at national level, consistently, with the entry note of the last student placed the highest among all similar degrees of higher education public.

The project of excellence on which its degree is based continues with a wide and diversified offer of master's and doctoral courses.

In addition to the master's and doctoral degrees in Communication Sciences, with several specialties, the postgraduate offer includes:

Master's Degree in Performing Arts (in collaboration with the Departments of Music and Language Sciences, Cultures and Modern Literatures);
Master in Science Communication (in partnership with the Institute of Chemical and Biological Technology of NOVA);
Master in Journalism;
Master in New Media and Web Practice;
PhD in Digital Media, in partnership with the University of Texas, in the context of the UTAustin | Portugal Program;
PhD in Art Studies - Art and Mediation, in collaboration with the Department of Art History.

and still:

Post-Graduation in Information Visualization;
Post-graduation in Multi-platform Journalism;
Post-graduation in Communicating and Seizing in the Digital Age.

The faculty team, solidly prepared, are joined by faculty invited by their specialized knowledge.

Among the material resources to support education, research and community services are the LABCC - Communication Sciences Laboratory, which has a Television Studio and Régie, Video Editing Rooms, DCC Material Park and DCC Media Library. There are also iNova Media Lab and CITI - Research Center for Interactive Technologies.

Turning to the future, the Department of Communication Sciences strives to provide a solid and diversified training in a learning environment associated with research and intervention, to which partnerships with researchers, civil society organizations and the business community contribute.

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    Research Output

    Financing healthcare in low-income developing countries: a challenge for equity in health

    Luís Gomes, S., Martins, MR. & Simões, G., 2020, Oxford Textbook of Medicine. Oxford University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  • Manoel Barbosa: Performance, Ansiedade e Geografia Colonial

    Translated title of the contribution: Manoel Barbosa: Performance, Anxiety and Colonial GeographyMadeira, C. & Matos Oliveira, F., 9 Mar 2020, In : Sala Preta. 19, 2, p. 16-27 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • Reason vs. emotion in the Brexit campaign: How key political actors and their followers used Twitter

    Rosa, J. & Ruiz, C. J., 6 Feb 2020, In : First Monday. 25, 3

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • Prizes

    3 Prizes Cineuphoria

    Paulo Filipe Monteiro (Recipient), 2018

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • 4th Indian Cine Film Festival, Mombai

    Paulo Filipe Monteiro (Recipient), 2016

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • Activities

    International Conference on Stereo&Immersive Media 2020

    Teresa Mendes Flores (Organiser), Teresa Mendes Flores (Member of programme committee), Victor Flores (Organiser), Cláudia Madeira (Member of programme committee), Filipe Figueiredo (Member of programme committee)
    18 Jun 202020 Jun 2020

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

    Programa de doutoramento em Ciência Política do ISCTE

    Paulo Filipe Monteiro (Invited speaker)
    11 Nov 2019

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

    International conference Notes on Europe. The dogmatic sleep

    Francisco Rui Cádima (Speaker)
    31 Oct 2019

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference