Training Course - Summer Course in Portuguese Language and Culture - Level B2

General Objectives of the Course

The course provides socio-cultural and pragmatic skills compatible with B2 level to international students wishing to develop their knowledge of Portuguese language, linguistics, literature and culture.

Admission Requirements

For students who wish to improve their knowledge of Portuguese language and culture. The minimum age requirement for attending the course is 16. Access to different levels depend on the extent of Portuguese knowledge of each student.

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

Mode of Study

Face to face

Teaching / Evaluation language(s)


Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading

Final grading: Between 10-20 values

Learning Objectives and Intended Skills

Communication proficiency (spoken and written) in Portuguese, metalinguistic and intercultural competences, conforming to a B2level .

Course Coordinator(s)

Cristina dos Santos Pereira Martins

Isabel Maria de Almeida Santos

Qualification Requirements and Regulations

Regulation n.º 339/2012, published in Official Gazette no. 152, 2. Grade, August 7th (Regulation of Creation and Operation of non-degree courses at the UC).

Study Programme

Portuguese Language and Culture - Level B2

Academic year

Course Type
Non Degree Course

Qualification Awarded: Diploma/Certificate

Duration: 189 HORAS

ECTS Credits: 7.0


Call for Applications (only in portuguese)


1st Quarterial
Start date: 28-08-2017
End date: 15-09-2017
2nd Quarterial
Start date: 30-01-2018
End date: 17-02-2018
3rd Quarterial
Start date: 20-06-2018
End date: 20-07-2018