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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Portugal Social Sciences
news Social Sciences
journalism Social Sciences
foreign correspondent Social Sciences
journalist Social Sciences
mediation Social Sciences
Internet Social Sciences
social media Social Sciences

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Research Output 1989 2019

2 Downloads (Pure)

Connecting Families? Information & Communication Technologies, Generations, and the Life Course,

Ponte, C., 2019, In : Análise Social. 54, 230, p. 199-203 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Open Access

Diversidade e Pluralismo nos Media

Cádima, F. R., 2019, Lisboa: ICNOVA – Instituto de Comunicação da Nova. 258 p. (Livros ICNOVA)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Open Access

Incursão pelos modelos de análise da imagem publicitária

Translated title of the contribution: Foray into analysis models for advertising image da Silva, I. M. C. F., 1 May 2019, In : Revista Media & Jornalismo. 19, 34, p. 115-126 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access


3 Prizes Cineuphoria

Paulo Filipe Monteiro (Recipient), 2018

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Best Actor
Feature Films
Best Actor
Feature Films

4th Indian Cine Film Festival, Mombai

Paulo Filipe Monteiro (Recipient), 2016

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Film Festivals
Feature Films
Indian Film
Best Actor

Activities 2000 2019

Conferência Internacional “What’s Love Got to do With It: Performance, Intimacy, Affectivity"

Giulia Lamoni (Organiser), Bruno José de Sousa Marques (Organiser), Cláudia Madeira (Organiser), Liliana Coutinho da Silva (Organiser)
18 Feb 201919 Feb 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Molti scrittori in cerca di personaggi

Paulo Filipe Monteiro (Keynote speaker)
8 Oct 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

Júbilo e lamento do corpo no cinema

Paulo Filipe Monteiro (Keynote speaker)
8 Nov 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk