Geography is situated at the intersection of two fields of knowledge: earth sciences and social sciences. Its interdisciplinary character allows for the building of complete representations of the earth’s surface, permitting the develop of knowledge and integrative tools of analysis, indispensable in shaping human awareness and formulating public policies when it comes to planning and managing territory.
Degree coordinator: Professor Herculano Cachinho
Undergraduate programmes coordinator: Professor Gonçalo Vieira
Current curriculum structure approved by Order n. 7621/2014 published in Diário da República, 2.ª série, N. 111, 11 June, 2014.