• Game-Based Learning for Deaf Students

    Game-Based Learning for Deaf Students

    The GBL4deaf research main goal is to assess the potential of digital games in teaching mathematics to deaf children, students of the 2nd and 3rd cycle of Basic Education. The following specific objectives are: a) assess the efficacy of video games for learning mathematics in deaf children, through a comparative research design, using intrasubject comparisons (baseline and endline) and inter-subject comparisons (control group and experimental group); b) Longitudinally analyse the process of learning mathematics in deaf children; c) to measure the engagement of videogames usage for learning; d) to develop a serious game in a user-centred approach.d) To disseminate the results for all stakeholders involved in deaf children education: Policy makers, Eduactors, Families, Associations, media and general Public

    Principal Investigator (PI): Maria da Conceição Gonçalves Costa

    Co- Principal Investigator (Co-PI):  José Carlos Santos Neves

    This project was selected to be funded in the last FCT 2017 Call for SR&TD Project Grants.

     

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    Branding of Portugal’s ‘Sea Museums’ for a Sustainable Competitive Ecosystem: Audience Development Model for Small Museums

    Branding of Portugal’s ‘Sea Museums’ for a Sustainable Competitive Ecosystem: Audience Development Model for Small Museums

    Research, evaluation, and testing, in a lifelong training and co-innovation partnership with a sample of ‘Sea Museums’ in the Azores, Madeira, Lisbon, Centre, Alentejo and Algarve, of an audience development model for small museums based on the integration of museum branding, visitor experience design, digital marketing and colletive brand. Evaluation of museums’ assets and management practices, development, test and dissemination of a brand management model for small museums and ecosystem. Isolation, management instability, lack of financial resources, low level of professionalism in audience development are challenges facing small museums in Europe. The ‘Sea Museum’ concept incorporates the Discoveries, seafaring, fishing (whale, cod, costal) , ways of life, technologies, architecture, boat building, fine arts. MUSAL fits the maritime heritage and integrated territorial objectives of the National Strategy for the Sea 2013-2020.

    Principal Investigator (PI): Maria Isabel Alves Duarte

    Co- Principal Investigator (Co-PI):Nuno Cintra Coimbra Torres

    This project was selected to be funded in the last FCT 2017 Call for SR&TD Project Grants.

     

     

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    Three dimensional motion analysis for monitoring of rehabilitation and high performance training of the equine athlete.

    Three dimensional motion analysis for monitoring of rehabilitation and high performance training of the equine athlete.

    The aims of his project is validate several rehabilitation techniques for horses through the kinematic three – dimensional analysis of their locomotion with the vicon system. The population of this study are horses with previous clinical diagnosis that are admitted on rehabilitation center, and a specific protocol for musculoskeletal pathologies diagnosed is applied to them. Biomechanical evaluation is performed prior to initiating the protocols, throughout its execution and at the end of it.

    Principal Investigator (PI): Manuel Mario de Araujo Pequito

    Co- Principal Investigator (Co-PI): João Manuel Cunha da Silva Abrantes

    This project was selected to be funded in the last FCT 2017 Call for SR&TD Project Grants.

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  • Universidade Lusófona presente na Feira do Mar de Sines

    Universidade Lusófona presente na Feira do Mar de Sines

    Feira do Mar de Sines

    Nos dias 15,16 e 17 de Junho a baía de Sines será dinamizada, mais uma vez, por vários  e expositores, workshops, concursos e atividades ligadas à tecnologia, à ciência e conhecimento, à gastronomia e à animação turística.

    Para conhecer todas as actividades , conferências e concertos clique aqui.

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    NOVOS MEDIA, NOVAS VIOLÊNCIAS:  DA MISOGINIA ONLINE AOS CONTEXTOS DAS RESISTÊNCIAS

    NOVOS MEDIA, NOVAS VIOLÊNCIAS: DA MISOGINIA ONLINE AOS CONTEXTOS DAS RESISTÊNCIAS

    22 de Junho de 2018 | Auditório do Centro de Informação Urbana de Lisboa

    Seminário Internacional  organizado por : Associação Portuguesa de Estudos sobre as Mulheres e Centro de Estudos Sociais da Universidade de Coimbra.

    Objetivo:Promover o diálogo com vista ao intercâmbio de conhecimentos entre a investigação académica e profissional numa área crítica da violência de género (os media digitais).

    Programa e inscrições

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    Defesa pública da Tese de Doutoramento-Maria Belém Ribeiro

    No dia 2 de Maio a investigadora do CICANT Maria Belém Reis Serra Pereira Ribeiro realizou a defesa pública da  Tese de Doutoramento intitulada “A Comunicação Publicitária – A relação das estratégias de mensagem com os referentes culturais. O caso da publicidade televisiva portuguesa e os seus referentes culturais” com a classificação de Sobresaliente cum laude (Universidade de Vigo),obtendo assim o grau de Doutora em Ciências da Comunicação.

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CICANT – The Centre for Research in Applied Communication, Culture, and New Technologies  results from the combined efforts of faculty of the School of Communication, Architecture, Arts and Information Technologies (ECATI) of Lusófona University towards the goal of creating a unit which allows for the integration and harnessing of the research activities conducted within it. CICANT is geared towards innovative and interdisciplinary research in the field of communication and media research, promoting theoretical and applied research in its three main subject areas: Media Technologies and Literacies (MTL); Media, Society and Culture (MSC); and Media Arts and Creative Industries (MACI), that are a natural follow-up to previous work developed in the unit CICANT was a part of (CIC.Digital).

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Ongoing projects

Game-Based Learning for Deaf Students
Branding of Portugal’s ‘Sea Museums’ for a Sustainable Competitive Ecosystem: Audience Development Model for Small Museums
Three dimensional motion analysis for monitoring of rehabilitation and high performance training of the equine athlete.
Aural Experience, Territory, and Community
MigratED
International Student Film Market
CLAP HANDS
Educação Acessível
SP Smart Media
In_NovaMusEUm

Support and Partners

Universidade Lusófona
ECATI
FCT
FNAC

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