Doctoral Programme in Cities and Urban Cultures

The work developed by a student during one academic year, according to the indicative plan of the course and on a full time basis, totals 60 ECTS.


Study Programme

Course unit title Year Regime Type Subject area ECTS credits
Doctoral Seminar 1 1st Semester Compulsory SOC 10.0
Thesis Project I 1 1st Semester Compulsory SOC 12.5
Doctoral Seminar II 1 2nd Semester Compulsory SOC 10.0
Thesis Project II 1 2nd Semester Compulsory SOC 12.5
City and Citizenship: Contemporary Perspectives 1 1st Semester Elective * SOC 7.5
Urbanism, Territoriality and Public Space 1 1st Semester Elective * SOC 7.5
Cities, Images and Heritage 1 2nd Semester Elective * SOC 7.5
Cultural Policies and Urban Ways of Life 1 2nd Semester Elective * SOC 7.5
Course unit title Year Regime Type Subject area ECTS credits
PhD Thesis 2 MULTIANNUAL Compulsory SOC 120.0

The optional course units are offered on a yearly basis, depending on the availability of the Organic Unit