Academic Degree
Master's degree
General Objectives
Gain skills in surveying, registering, managing and manipulating georeferenced information, deriving new information and analyzing the relationship between the phenomenon under study and the geographical location of occurrences.

Structure:
The masters course takes place in two successive years.
The curricular component, in the first year, takes place over four quarters, and students must attend 16 subjects (4 modules of 4 subjects), according to the Study Plan.
The research component takes place in the 2nd year and involves the preparation, realization and defense of a dissertation.
CNAEF Classification
Earth Sciences
(443) Portaria n.º 256/2005 [PT]
Study Programme/Publication in the Portuguese Official Gazette
Duration
2 years
ECTS
120
Career Opportunities
Senior Technicians working in:
Forestry Technical Offices
Forest Management Entities
Agricultural Companies
Service companies under the new technologies (GIS, GNSS, Aerial Photography with Drones, etc.)
Technical Offices of Chambers or of Inter-Municipal Communities
DGES Code
9658
Resolution Date
28-10-2016
A3ES Deliberation
Registry Date
28-10-2016
Accreditation Validity
28-10-2022