Training Course in Themes of Coastal Tourism

General Objectives of the Course

This Course aims at a wide range of dynamics and challenges and macromicro
approaches on various themes that affect coastal and maritime spaces, as contexts of tourist production and consumption. It also intends to introduce social sciences and anthropogenic processes into multidisciplinary knowledge about the sea cluster and coastal areas, complementing and creating synergies with natural and technological sciences and engineering.

Admission Requirements

Possess a bachelor's degree in any scientific área; Others candidates with interest in themes address.

Candidates should check the admission requirements available on this site, in addition to the information provided here.

Mode of Study


Teaching / Evaluation language(s)

Portuguese and English

Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading

The final grade of the course is quantitative scale (minimum: 0; maximum: 20 values).

Learning Objectives and Intended Skills

Critically analyze and evaluate situations associated with the sea cluster; interpret natural and anthropic dynamics and processes; recognize and make an inventory of the material and immaterial coastal heritage; reflect on the importance of tourism in coastal and maritime activities; identify and compare best practices within the blue economy and coastal communities; understandthe systemic value of sustainability at the land/sea interface.

Qualification Requirements and Regulations

Rules of creation and operation of non-degree courses at the University of Coimbra.

Study Programme

Temas de Turismo Costeiro

Academic year

Course Type
Non Degree Course

Qualification Awarded: Diploma/Certificate

Duration: 1 Trimester(s)

ECTS Credits: 8.0


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