Doctoral Degree in Child Studies

University of Minho - Institute of Education

Program Description

Doctoral Degree in Child Studies

University of Minho - Institute of Education

The cycle of studies leading to the doctoral degree in Child Studies has the duration of 3 years (full-time schedule), which corresponds to 180 ECTS. This cycle of studies is primarily aimed at the development of: systematic understanding capabilities in a scientific field of study; research competencies, skills and methods associated with a scientific field; the ability to conceive, design, adapt and perform significant research, respecting the requirements imposed by the academic standards for quality and integrity. This cycle of studies includes: one curricular component that combines course units common to the various doctoral specialities, each possessing specific course units, and with transversal course units; the development of an original and especially designed thesis for this purpose, appropriate to the knowledge branch and doctoral speciality.

Specialities:

  • Developmental Psychology and Education;
  • Methodology and Supervision in Early Childhood Education;
  • Sociology of Childhood;
  • Elementary Mathematics;
  • Childhood Literature;
  • Child Health;
  • Special Education:
  • Music Education;
  • Drama Education;
  • Physical Education, Leisure and Recreation
This school offers programs in:
  • Portuguese (Portugal)


Last updated December 7, 2015
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This course is Campus based
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Oct. 2016
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3 years
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Place
Portugal Braga
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