Photography Project 1


Photography, Publication in the Diário da República - Despacho n.º 8645/2020 - 08/09/2020

10 ECTS; 3º Ano, 1º Semestre, 30,0 PL + 30,0 TP + 30,0 S + 15,0 OT

- Duarte Pinto Coelho Amaral Netto

Not applicable.

The students will develop individual projects which reveal their creative skills and apply taught concepts and principles.
The Project should be based on a personal motivation and on a deep reflection on the its underlying theme and context.


Evaluation Methodology
With a pre-established periodicity, the projects will be analysed according to the concept of "work in progress".
Project - 80%
Continuous assessment - 20%
Exam - Project (100%)

- Mirzoeff, N. (1999). An Introduction to Visual Culture. .: Routledge
- Chevalier, J. e Gheerbrant, A. (1994). Dicionário de Símbolos. Portugal: Teorema
- Fried, M. (2008). Why Photography Matters as Art as Never Before. USA: Yale University Press

Method of interaction
Practical classes: the discovery method, case study analysis, individual and group assignments, fieldwork, studio work, analogue and digital laboratory.

Software used in class