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Over the past 40 years, the Department of History of Art has formed hundreds of graduate and post-graduate students and played a pioneer role in Portugal in the progress of this discipline. Recently, other fields of knowledge such as Museum Studies and Heritage Sciences have been associated to our main focus.
Encompassing the renewal of the Bologna Process at an European level, the Department of History of Art offers three cycles of studies: a degree comprising six semesters; a Master's degree of four semesters; and a Ph.D of eight semesters. Covering the different historical periods, from Antiquity to the Contemporary, and both Portuguese and international art, the course units that structure the various levels of study also include Theory, Methodology and Aesthetics, providing cross-cutting approaches. The goal to be achieved is thus to provide a comprehensive training, the guidance towards a critical discourse supported by a sound knowledge on the very identity of the discipline, and to allow a first contact with future work possibilities.
The intention in providing the students, together with a theoretical knowledge, the possibility to experience and to contact with the professional world led the Department of History of Art to sign cooperation protocols for conducting professional internships with a set of institutions, such as the DGPC (the Portuguese General Directorate of Cultural Heritage and Museums, Town Halls (Sintra, Lisbon, Oporto), cultural institutions (Culturgest, Centro Cultural de Belém, Patriarchate of Lisbon, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Medeiros e Almeida Foundation, Cabral Moncada Leilões, etc..)
Similarly, through the Erasmus program students, teachers and researchers from different European universities have been given the opportunity to take advantage from valuable experiences.

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Arte Social Sciences
Portugal Social Sciences
abstraction Social Sciences
kitsch Social Sciences
Plato Social Sciences
regime Social Sciences
propaganda Social Sciences
cinema Social Sciences

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Research Output 2009 2019

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A Companion to Early Modern Catholic Global Missions, edited by Ronnie Po-Chia Hsia

Curvelo, A., Mar 2019, In : Journal of Jesuit Studies. 6, 1, p. 166-169 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Open Access
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Open Access
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François Mairesse (ed.) – Nouvelles Tendances de la Muséologie

Filipe, G., 2019, In : MIDAS – Museus e Estudos Interdisciplinares. 10, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Open Access
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Activities 2014 2018

  • 22 Participation in conference
  • 2 Editorial activity
  • 1 Consultancy
  • 1 Membership of board

Grupo de Trabalho

Sandra Vieira Jürgens (Consultant)
1 Sep 20181 Nov 2018

Activity: Consultancy

E o futuro? Ensinar Arte e Design na sociedade do instantâneo

Sandra Vieira Jürgens (Invited speaker)
26 Oct 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Raum - Residências artísticas online

Sandra Vieira Jürgens (Organiser)
1 Jan 20181 Dec 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference