Academic Degree
Master's Degree
General Objectives
The objectives of this course are:
- Promote the acquisition of knowledge in the scientific domain of the Language Sciences;
- Develop a work of research according to the demands established by the patterns of academic quality that can be presented and published in national or international publications;
- Deepening linguistic knowledge leading to a critical analysis work on the use of the Portuguese language;
- Promote the development of tools needed for the text production and proofreading;
- Identify and solve specific problems of communication and relationship with different audiences;
- Know different strategies that enable the performance of professional activities in areas related to proofreading and linguistic services.
CNAEF Classification
Mother Language and Literature
(223) Portaria n.º 256/2005 [PT]
Study Programme/Publication in the Portuguese Official Gazette
2 years
Career Opportunities
- Language consultants;
- Proofreaders;
- Content producers;
- Language advisors;
- Language science researchers;
- Editor;
- Communication consultants in companies;
The master in Proofreading and linguistic services is destined for all graduates who like this area or want to conduct research in the area of the Portuguese language.
Admission Requirements
- Holders of a foreign higher academic degree, resulting from a 1st cycle of studies organised according to the principles of the Bologna Process, in the course areas or related;
- Holders of a bachelors degree or legal equivalent in the areas of Linguistics or related;
- Holders of a foreign higher academic degree recognised as meeting the objectives of the bachelors degree;
- Holders of academic, scientific or professional curriculum recognised as attesting the capacity to carry out this cycle.
Selection And Ranking Criteria
- Academic curriculum;
- Scientific curriculum;
- Professional curriculum;
- Candidates may be subjected to interview for selection and ranking.
Resolution Date
A3ES Deliberation
Registry Date
Accreditation Validity