# Course Structure per areas of expertise

Curricular units |
Semester |
ECTS |
Observations |

Norm and Variation | 1st | 10 | Mandatory |

Text Functioning | 1st | 10 | Mandatory |

Morphology | 1st | 5 | Elective options 1 to 2 (the students takes 2 CU from this set) |

Syntax | 1st | 5 | Elective options 1 to 2 (the students takes 2 CU from this set) |

Semantics | 1st | 5 | Elective options 1 to 2 (the students takes 2 CU from this set) |

Lexicology | 1st | 5 | Elective options 1 to 2 (the students takes 2 CU from this set) |

Instruments of Linguistic Normalization | 1st | 5 | Mandatory |

Theories and Practices of Writing | 1st | 5 | Mandatory |

Topics in Morphology | 1st | 5 | Elective option 3 (the students takes 1 CU from this set) |

Topics in Syntax | 2nd | 5 | Elective option 3 (the students takes 1 CU from this set) |

Topics in Semantics | 2nd | 5 | Elective option 3 (the students takes 1 CU from this set) |

Free option | 2nd | 10 | Free choice in any master’s course at NOVA FCSH |

Dissertation/Internship with Report/Project | 3rd | 30 | Elective option 4 |

Curricular units |
Semester |
ECTS |
Observations |

Phonology | 1st | 5 | Elective options 1 to 4 (the students takes 4 CU from this set) |

Morphology | 1st | 5 | Elective options 1 to 4 (the students takes 4 CU from this set) |

Syntax | 1st | 5 | Elective options 1 to 4 (the students takes 4 CU from this set) |

Lexicology | 1st | 5 | Elective options 1 to 4 (the students takes 4 CU from this set) |

Text Functioning | 1st | 10 | Mandatory |

Topics in Phonology | 1st | 5 | Elective options 5 to 6 (the students takes 2 CU from this set) |

Topics in Morphology | 2nd | 5 | Elective options 5 to 6 (the students takes 2 CU from this set) |

Topics in Semantics | 2nd | 5 | Elective options 5 to 6 (the students takes 2 CU from this set) |

Historical Linguistics | 2nd | 10 | Elective options 5 to 6 (the students takes 2 CU from this set) |

Free option | 2nd | 10 | Free choice in any master’s course at NOVA FCSH |

Dissertation/Internship with Report/Project | 3rd | 30 | Elective option 7 |

Curricular units |
Semester |
ECTS |
Observations |

Phonology | 1st | 5 | Elective options 1 to 2 (the students takes 2 CU from this set) |

Morphology | 1st | 5 | Elective options 1 to 2 (the students takes 2 CU from this set) |

Syntax | 1st | 5 | Elective options 1 to 2 (the students takes 2 CU from this set) |

Semantics | 1st | 5 | Elective options 1 to 2 (the students takes 2 CU from this set) |

Lexicology | 1st | 5 | Mandatory |

Lexicography | 1st | 10 | Mandatory |

Theories in Terminology | 1st | 10 | Mandatory |

Computational Linguistics | 2nd | 10 | Mandatory |

Terminology and Ontologies | 2nd | 10 | Mandatory |

Free option | 2nd | 10 | Free choice in any master’s course at NOVA FCSH |

Dissertation/Internship with Report/Project | 3rd | 30 | Elective option 3 |

Curricular units |
Semester |
ECTS |
Observations |

Phonology | 1st | 5 | Elective options 1 to 3 (the students takes 3 CU from this set) |

Morphology | 1st | 5 | Elective options 1 to 3 (the students takes 3 CU from this set) |

Syntax | 1st | 5 | Elective options 1 to 3 (the students takes 3 CU from this set) |

Semantics | 1st | 5 | Elective options 1 to 3 (the students takes 3 CU from this set) |

Language Acquisition and Language Impairment (Syntax and Semantics) | 1st | 5 | Mandatory |

Language Acquisition and Language Impairment (Phonology and Morphology) | 1st | 5 | Mandatory |

Methodologies for the Study of Language Acquisition | 1st | 5 | Mandatory |

Second Language Acquisition | 2nd | 10 | Mandatory |

Language Development in Multilingual Contexts | 2nd | 10 | Mandatory |

Free option | 2nd | 10 | Free choice in any master’s course at NOVA FCSH |

Dissertation/Internship with Report/Project | 3rd | 30 | Elective option 4 |