Academic Year 2009/2010 Winter term: Classes start: 14th September Classes end: 18th December Examination period: January End of semester: 5th February Summer term: Classes start: 8th February Classes end: 4th June Examination period: June End of semester: 9th July Portuguese language courses: The Faculty of Human Sciences offers two Portuguese courses for Erasmus students at the Catholic University of Portugal (Lisbon): Intensive Portuguese Course (4 ECTS) | Price: € 230 - all material included This is a 60-hour course, comprising 3 hours a day for 4 weeks in September/October. A minimum of 15 students is required for the course to take place (3 hours a day/4 weeks, this may change according to student availability) Annual Portuguese Course (3 + 3 ECTS) | Free for FCH incoming students The annual course begins in September and ends in May/June, with 3 hours of classes per week: All lessons are taught in Portuguese so Erasmus students who do not speak Portuguese will have difficulty in accompanying the course. Accommodation: The university does not have accommodation for students, but can help them find accommodation in Lisbon. Erasmus students should contact the following address: GApA – Gabinete de Apoio ao Aluno Universidade Católica Portuguesa Palma de Cima 1649-023 Lisbon Phone number: 00 351 217 214 037 www.gapa.lisboa.ucp.pt E-mail: Mariana Andrade: [email protected] Maria da Câmara: [email protected] Contacts: LLP/Erasmus Coordinator for the Faculty of Human Sciences Mestre Ana Paula Rias Universidade Católica Portuguesa Palma de Cima 1649-023 LISBOA E-mail: [email protected] LLP/Erasmus International Office Clementina Santos Universidade Católica Portuguesa Palma de Cima 1649-023 LISBOA Phone number: 00351 21 7 21 4204 Fax: 00351 21 721 4000 E-mail: [email protected] Procedures: The students selected to attend the Faculty of Human Sciences in the academic year of 2009-2010 have to fill in the Application Form and send it together with the following documents: - A letter explaining the reasons for studying in Portugal as an Erasmus student (in Portuguese); - Two identity card size pictures; - A copy of your identity card or passport. Deadlines: All the above documents should be sent by: • 15th July for Winter Semester students • 15th December for Summer Semester students All the documents should be sent to the following address: Clementina Santos Faculdade de Ciências Humanas Universidade Católica Portuguesa Palma de Cima 1649-023 LISBON When you come to Lisbon, you should bring a European Insurance Card (issued in your home country) and your proposed studies programme (Learning Agreement), stamped and signed by the departmental coordinator of your university.