Academic Unit

Academic Unit

Administrative management of Faculty students and teaching activities; providing support at higher decision-making levels; disseminating relevant information; reporting to the University of Lisbon and other official entities.

The Academic Unit comprises the Postgraduate Studies Area, the Undergraduate Studies Area, the Teaching Organisation Office, the Academic Development and Training Office and the Student Support Centre.

 

Postgraduate Studies Area

Management of administrative procedures for post-graduate students (non-awarding degree courses, 2nd and 3rd cycles) and tenure and habilitation procedures.

The Postgraduate Studies Area comprises the Doctoral Office and the Master's Office.

Doctoral Office

Management of the technical-administrative procedures of the 3rd cycle courses and tenure and habilitation procedures.

Master's Office

Management of the technical-administrative procedures of the 2nd cycle courses and of the non-awarding degree courses.

 

Undergraduate Studies Area

Management of the technical-administrative procedures of the undergraduate students (1st cycle courses).

 

Teaching Organisation Office

Management of the information necessary for the functioning of teaching activities, as well as the production of timetables that ensure the efficient use of the Faculty spaces in the scope of those activities, or others, upon request, and that promote a rational management of the students' and teachers' activities.

 

Academic Development and Training Office

Research, implementation and dissemination of innovative strategies that promote the improvement of teaching quality.

 

Student Support Centre

Integration and follow-up Faculty students, helping to solve problems that affect their learning or academic success. The Centre works together with the Ombudsman and the Education Board in the scope of their competences.