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Project Design

Code 13142
Year 3
Semester S1
ECTS Credits 6
Workload OT(30H)/PL(30H)
Scientific area Sociology
Entry requirements N/A
Mode of delivery Practical.
Learning outcomes This course aims to provide students the experience of designing a sociological research/intervention project. The exercise of developing a research project aims to enable the practical application of the knowledge acquired throughout the degree and is the end task of the training process in which students and teachers students invested since the first year. This unit is essentially practical since each student is invited to develop a project within a free choice subject. Classes serve to track, monitor and evaluate the design work of each student and work under tutoring. .
At the end of the CU each student should be able to justify the relevance of a scientific research/intervention topic, to raise objectives and starting questions and to define an object of study; shall also be able to do literature research and develop a theoretical structure and based on the readings to develop a theoretical framework of a theme using a critical spirit; to develop an analytical model.
Syllabus I - Systematization of the initial idea
II - Literature review
III - Construction of the theoretical support
IV - Construction of the analysis model
Main Bibliography BELL, Judith (1997), Como realizar um projecto de investigação [1993], Lisboa: Gradiva.
BOURDIEU, Pierre, CHAMBOREDON, Jean Claude e PASSERON, Jean Claude (1999), A Profissão de sociólogo, preliminares epistemológicos [1968], Petropolis: Vozes.
CAMPENHOUDT, Luc Van (2003), Introdução à análise dos fenómenos sociais, Lisboa: Gradiva.
GIDDENS, Anthony (1986), Novas Regras do Método Sociológico [1993], 2ª edição, Lisboa: Gradiva.
GUERRA, Isabel Carvalho (2002).Fundamentos e processos de uma sociologia da acção : o planeamento em Ciências Sociais. 2.ª ed. Cascais : Principia
GRAY, David (2014) Doing research in the real world, London: Sage
MONTEIRO, Alcides.(1996) A avaliação nos projectos de intervenção social: reflexões a partir de uma prática. Sociologia, problemas e práticas, 22, 137-154
QUIVY, Raymond e CHAMPENHOUDT, Luc Van (1992), Manual de Investigação em Ciências Sociais [1988], Lisboa: Gradiva.
Teaching Methodologies and Assessment Criteria Delivering of 4 reports, corresponding to the Project Elaboration stages. Step 1 = 10%; Step 2 = 20%; Step 3 = 40%; Step 4 = 30%
Language Portuguese. Tutorial support is available in English.
Last updated on: 2021-10-21

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