Specialization Course in Ecological Restoration: Rivers and Coastal Systems

Institute for Interdisciplinary Research

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Academic year


Course Type

Non Degree Course

Qualification Awarded



1 Month(s)

ECTS Credits


Course Coordinator(s)

João Miguel Magalhães Neto (uc40831@uc.pt)

Maria João de Medeiros Brazão Lopes Feio (feiomaria@gmail.com)

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.
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
Mode of Study
Daytime, Full-time and Face-to-face
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.

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
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