Study Path for 2023-24 (changes may still take place)
1st year (curricular part of the PhD):
» Topics in Culture Studies I, 1st semester, 12 ECTS/credits. This unit focuses on the traditions, schools and authors that built some of the major practices and topics/themes in Culture Studies.
» Topics in Culture Studies II, 1st semester, 12 ECTS/credits. This seminar focus on the production of culture in different contexts and sectors.
» Guided Readings I, 1st semester, 12 ECTS/credits. This tutorial unit will explore the concept of culture to help students define their own operational culture for the individual research.
» Guided Readings II, 2nd semester, 12 ECTS/credits. This tutorial unit will explore different hermeneutical and field methods, guiding students to the best methodological framework for their research.
» Open Elective.
2nd and 3rd years:
» Thesis Project (defense). In the third semester, with the supervisor, students will develop and submit their thesis project for public discussion, receiving important feedback for the rest of the research.
» Supervision Seminar. During the third and fourth semesters, students will work with their supervisors in the thesis project and all the elements necessary to develop the research.
» Thesis. At the end of the sixth semester, students finish the writing of their thesis and submit the work for a public discussion.