The aim of this postgraduate program is to provide the knowledge and skills to graduates and professionals in Computer Science, Multimedia Communication, Design, Visual Arts in the production of multimedia apps. The learning methodologies aim to provide not just the necessary knowledge but also the creation of sustainable multidisciplinary teams that can contribute with added-value to the creative industries.

  • Episode - 1 (May 27th, 2019)

This postgraduate course aims to become a beacon of training offer as networks are increasingly accessed by mobile devices (mobile phones, smartphones and tablets) instead of landlines due to mobile broadband and the almost ubiquity of public or semi-private Wi-Fi networks.

All current data suggests that this is an field of expertise where return on investment is almost a given.

Objectives

Recipients

The submit an application to the postgraduation course requires the applicant to have at least a degree in the following areas: Computer Science, Interaction Design, Multimedia Communication and Visual Arts.

Scientific Commission

Paulo Pinto, Phd
Institute of Engineering and Technologies
Faculty of Economics and Business Sciences
João Mesquita, Phd
Institute of Engineering and Technologies
Faculty of Architecture and Arts
Pedro Pestana, Phd
Institute of Engineering and Technologies
Faculty of Architecture and Arts

Teachers

Paulo Pinto, Phd
Institute of Engineering and Technologies
Faculty of Economics and Business Sciences
João Mesquita, Phd
Institute of Engineering and Technologies
Faculty of Architecture and Arts
Pedro Pestana, Phd
Institute of Engineering and Technologies
Faculty of Architecture and Arts
Dr. Nuno Costa
Faculty of Architecture and Arts
Dr.ª Soraia Pereira
Illustrator

Course Outline, Graduation and Evaluation

Syllabus

The syllabus is divided into two distinct moments separated by the two curricular semesters. In the first semester, students will define their own individual projects by working on a particular concept, work plan and prototype of their choosing. In the second semester, students will work across the several disciplines that are required to the creation of a mobile multimedia app except for the Final Project curricular unit where students have to build their own work team, choose one of the projects defined in the first semester, and develop it in the roles of their own choosing.

Curricular UnitHoursSemesterTeachers
Multimedia Project Management91João Mesquita
Paulo Pinto
Pedro Pestana
Research Methodologies91João Mesquita
Paulo Pinto
Pedro Pestana
Interface Design91João Mesquita
Mobile Apps Programming151João Mesquita
Paulo Pinto
Illustration and 3D142João Mesquita
Soraia Pereira
Multimedia Narratives122João Mesquita
Electronic Music and Sound122Pedro Pestana
Nuno Costa
Final Project172João Mesquita
Paulo Pinto
Soraia Pereira
Pedro Pestana
Nuno Costa
Graduation

Enrolled students who pass all course units will be entitled to a certificate attesting the completion of their course.

Evaluation

Individual assignments in all curricular units, some with written tests and compulsory attendance in at least 70% of the classes of each curricular unit. Multidisciplinary group work in the curricular unit of "Final Project".

Course Timetable

Tuition fees

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