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Master's degree in Health Resources Management

Ano Letivo: 2015/16


Provide a solid scientific, technological and social learning, supported by a programme and courses that includes contact with real situations and laboratories experiences. This cycle of studies is based on the development of a diverse set of skills and competencies that permits excellent career opportunities and pursue postgraduate studies.


ECTS: 120
Location: Tomar.


The master’s degree in Health Resources Management aims to offer a rigorous and comprehensive training that will allow future professionals in this area to apply and develop acquired scientific and technical skills.

It was designed so as to meet the labour market demands by providing professional enhancement to those who need to acquire solid foundations to pursue a specialist career. This program is targeted to individuals who wish to consolidate and refresh their knowledge in the area and develop key skills to perform technical duties and meet the new challenges placed to higher education organisations of increasing the articulation between applied research and business needs.

Professional Goals

The master's degree in Health Resources Management aims at delivering top managers for this important activity sector. Among others, graduates from this program are prepared to perform as:

Medical information managers

Health products and consumables managers

Assistant managers in the sphere of health care services provision

Assistant managers for health centres

Quality managers for healthcare services

Homecare support managers

Healthcare information and statistics managers

Healthcare technologies managers and evaluators

Analysts and consultants within the healthcare sector
Ano Letivo: 2015/16
Plano curricular
Cód. UC Area ECTS Lecturer
Obg. Opt.
1º Semestre
30124 BiostatisticsMatemática 5 Maria João Inácio (2)
30122 Financial ManagementFinanceira 5
30121 Healthcare CommunicationMarketing 5 Fátima Pedro (2)
30125 Healthcare Law and EthicsDireito 5
30126 Healthcare Policy and EconomicsEconomia 5 Sérgio Nunes (2)
30123 Public AccountingContabilidade 5 Arlindo Dinis (2)
2º Semestre
301210 Entrepreneurship in HealthcareGestão 5 Jorge Simões (2)
30128 Healthcare Taxation Contabilidade 5 Paulo Bragança (2)
30129 Management of Healthcare UnitsGestão 5
301211 Quality Management for HealthcareGestão 5 Natércia Santos (2)
301212 Research Methodologies in Healthcare ManagementGestão 5 Célio Marques (2)
30127 Team Leadership and Conflict ManagementRecursos Humanos 5


Plano curricular
Cód. UCArea ECTS Lecturer
Obr. Opt.
301214 DissertationGestão Jorge Simões (2)
301216 Internship/PlacementGestão Jorge Simões (2)
301215 ProjectGestão Jorge Simões (2)

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Course coordinator

Jorge Manuel Marques Simões

Jorge Manuel Marques Simões

Gabinete: O 201
t.: 249 328 121
ext.: 3179
endereço de e-mail

Erasmus coordinator

José Manuel Barros Pinheiro Nogueira

José Manuel Barros Pinheiro Nogueira

Gabinete: O209
ext.: 2102
endereço de e-mail

Administrative Support Staff

Isabel Maria Lopes Pereira

Isabel Maria Lopes Pereira

Gabinete: B 115
t.: 249 328 290
ext.: 3108
endereço de e-mail
Ano Letivo: 2015/16
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