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Child Studies, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration

About

The cycle of studies leading to the Master's degree in Child Studies, Area of Specialisation in Psychosocial Intervention with Children, Youths and Families, aims at:

  • promoting the development of advanced research on psychosocial intervention with children, youths and families;
  • fostering the deepening of theoretical and practical knowledge in the field of education, child and youth protection and of family intervention;
  • creating conditions of improvement of psychosocial intervention with children, youths and families that are effectively and efficiently reverted to the development of programmes in areas of formal and informal education and of social intervention in Portugal.
The completion of the first year grants students with a Specialisation Certificate in Psychosocial Intervention with Children, Youths and Families. The successful completion of the master's grants the Master's degree in Child Studies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Children's Health and Security
  • Children's Rights and Public Policies for Childhood
  • Contexts of Child Development
  • Research Methodology

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • Partially taught in English
    • Partially taught in Portuguese
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

For more information please visit the program website.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6500 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1250 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1250 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Braga

  • 454 - 700 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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