Undergraduate Communication and Journalism




DegreeUndergraduate Semesters6 Credits180
  • Admission Conditions

    Admission Conditions

    Podem candidatar-se a este ciclo de estudos os que apresentem candidatura através do concurso institucional de acesso e tenham aprovação a uma das seguintes provas:

    • 06 Filosofia
    • 11 História
    • 17 Matemática Aplicada às Ciências Sociais
    • 18 Português

    Candidates may also apply via the regimes of institution/programme transfer or via Special Application, in accordance with the legal regulations in force (holders of higher education degree, holders of a Technological Specialization Course, holders of Professional Higher Technician Course or Over 23 years of Age). Candidates who meet the requirements defined in the International Student Statute can also apply.
  • Knowledge, abilities and skills to be acquired

    Knowledge, abilities and skills to be acquired

    This degree is distinguished by technological investment that characterizes the Lusophone University (Universidade Lusófona). It provides the students with infrastructures and equipment that enhance the optimization of their training and complement the indispensable theoretical dimension of a university course. At the end of first year the students will already master the basic tools of the professional practice. Thereafter, they begin to be referred either to internal projects, such as the "Journalism at Lusófona" blog and LOC - "Lusophone Online: Contents" (LOC - "Lusófona Online: Conteúdos"), internships in various media companies. Preparing media professionals and journalists that are capable of dealing with a job market that is in constant evolution is the main objective of the Licentiate degree in Communication and Journalism.
  • Objectives


    Journalism is essential to the existence of a democratic society. The Licentiate degree in Communications and Journalism prepares students for an increasingly competitive labour market, marked by the investment on the convergence of journalism and the growing ethical requirements of the profession. Investment on the articulation of a solid theoretical foundation with a practical training that brings them closer to the day-to-day of the multimedia editorial staff. It has a highly qualified faculty that is specialized in the field that it teaches, and is structured in two areas. A specialization according to the means: written, radio, television and digital. Broadening of fields of knowledge: sports journalism, economic journalism, journalism, science journalism, political journalism, journalism and European institutions.
  • Career Opportunities

    Career Opportunities

    General multimedia journalist. Specialized journalist (including politics, economy, sports, science, culture). Press Journalist (dailies, weeklies, magazines, regional press). Radio journalist (national, regional and local radio). TV journalist (general and specialized). Digital Journalist (individual titles and associates).
  • Future Studies

    Future Studies

    The Licentiate degree in Communication and Journalism provides adequate training for further studies in the 2nd cycle, in the areas of Journalism, Communication Sciences, Arts and Information Technology. The course is associated with RCCAIT CICANT - Research Centre on Communication, Arts and Information Technologies (CICANT - Centro de Investigação em Comunicação, Artes e Novas Tecnologias), which integrates the School of Communication, Arts and Information Technology (Escola de Comunicação, Artes e Tecnologias da Informação - ECATI) at ULHT, in which the majority of the faculty conducts develops scientific activities.

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Other fees may be applied in accordance with the regulations in force.
    • Application Fees
      Holders of University Degree 198€
      Readmission 80€
      Change Course 80€
      International Student with ENEM 260€
      International student 260€
      Admission for Undergraduates 198€
      Over 23 years 198€
    • Registration Fees
      Registration 255€
      Student Insurance 40€
      Enrollment 325€
    • Tuition
      Average monthly value for 30 ECTS semestral curricular units 376.2€
      Per ECTS 12.54€
    • Application Fees
      Holders of University Degree 210€
      Readmission 90€
      Change Course 90€
      International Student with ENEM 300€
      International student 300€
      Admission for Undergraduates 210€
      Over 23 years 210€
    • Registration Fees
      Registration 265€
      Student Insurance 40€
      Enrollment 335€
    • Tuition
      Average monthly value for 30 ECTS semestral curricular units 395.4€
      Per ECTS 13.18€


Maria Da Graça Sales Luís Fonseca Rosário

  • Telephone extension
  • Location
    Sala F.1.4
  • Service hours
    2ªf a 6ªf - 10h às 12h30 e das 14h30 às 16h30

Agência de Avaliação e Acreditação do Ensino Superior

Acreditation state
Acreditado - Deliberation
Registry number: R/A-Ef 3006/2011/AL03

Graduation Requirements

Have completed a total of 180 ECTS.
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