Specialization Course in Ecological Restoration: Rivers and Coastal Systems

General Objectives of the Course

Present the most important concepts in aquatic systems restoration; identification of key-components for the elaboration of ecological restoration plans; knowledge of study cases.

Admission Requirements

Graduation / Bachelor on the area of Natural / Environmental Sciences

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

Mode of Study

Daytime, Full-time and Face-to-face

Teaching / Evaluation language(s)


Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading

Quantitative: 0-20 , the calculation is performed with the following formula:
Note Curricular Unit 1 x 0,45 + Note Curricular Unit 2 x 0,30 + Note Curricular Unit 2 x 0,25

Learning Objectives and Intended Skills

Acquisition of ecological restoration concepts for aquatic ecosystems; identification of the components of ecological restoration plans for rivers, estuaries and coastal systems; understanding of existing legislation for the implementation of restoration

Course Coordinator(s)

João Miguel Magalhães Neto

Maria João de Medeiros Brazão Lopes Feio

Recognition of Prior Learning

Not applicable

Qualification Requirements and Regulations

Regulation n.º 339/2012, Regulation of Creation and Operation of non-degree courses at the UC

Study Programme

Ecological Restoration: Rivers and Coastal Systems

Academic year

Course Type
Non Degree Course

Qualification Awarded: Diploma/Certificate

Duration: 1 Month(s)

ECTS Credits: 6.0


Call for Applications (only in portuguese)