Annual International Conference on Visual and Performing Arts

Edmundo Cordeiro took part in the 9th Annual International Conference on Visual and Performing Arts, 11-14 June 2018, Athens, Greece, Cinema section, with the talk “The elevator scene in ‘Horse Money’: the sound-image”.

He also took part in the ATINER’s 2018 Series of Academic Dialogues – A Symposium on Teaching Arts & Culture in a Global World with the presentation of an editing entitled “Some notes about the masters and bachelor degrees in film, Universidade Lusófona, Lisbon”:  clicl here.

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.



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.

Ref: LISBOA-01-0145-FEDER-029755


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