Landscape Architecture

Master Degree

Course Overview

This study cycle is intended to deepen the skills already acquired in the 1st cycle and also to respond to the necessary qualification for the exercise of landscape architecture defined by national and international entities. This master's degree seeks to train professionals in a specialized and broad way (in the ecological, cultural, technical and aesthetic areas), covering a wide range of types and scales of projects related to the use of landscape and the design of open space. This cycle of studies corresponds to an increase in competences, the autonomous elaboration and coordination of Landscape Architecture Projects, as well as the collaboration in studies of Environmental Impact Assessment of projects, plans and programs. These professionals will be qualified to communicate clearly and to evaluate critically, as well as to define strategies, prepare opinions regarding plans and Landscape Architecture projects and develop knowledge in a research context in Landscape Architecture.
Organic Unit: School of Science and Technology
Duration: 4 Semesters/120 ECTS credits (72 required and 18 optional in curricular units)
Language: Portuguese
Regime: Day classes

Career Prospects

Study and project companies in the field of Landscape Architecture, Architecture and Urbanism; local administration (Municipalities); central administration (Commissions for Coordination of Regional Development, Institute for Conservation of Nature and Biodiversity, Institute for Management of Architectural Heritage); construction company and management of outdoor spaces; research and teaching.

Specific Entry Requirements

This course does not have specific access conditions, applying the general conditions imposed by law.

Access Routes and Applications

Students from EU countries
Initial Places: 10
International Students
Initial Places: 10

Tuition Fees

Annual Tuition Fees

Students from EU countries
1050.00 €
International Students
2500.00 €
International Students with Merit Scholarships
1050.00 €
International Students with Cooperation and Development Grants
1250.00 €

Course Committee

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Contact Information

Director: Maria da Conceição Marques Freire []

Academic Manager: Maria João Claro Botas Charrua
Academic Services (online): SAC.ONLINE