The Master in Education is aimed at working education professionals, offering them specialized applied training, oriented towards their professional development. Training aims at improving professional practice and training for grounded and adequate intervention in diverse and changing work contexts. For this, training combines up-to-date knowledge about education, systematized reflection on professional contexts and initiation into educational research.
This cycle of studies is recognized, in its different areas of specialization, for the purposes of counting time for progression in the teaching career in Portugal (in terms of Ordinance No. 344/2008, of April 30).
This information does not dispense with reading the legislation in force and we suggest consulting the DGAE website.
The 1st year is face-to-face. The 2nd year comprises the preparation of a scientific dissertation or a project work, original and specially made for this purpose.