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CICANT – The Centre for Research in Applied Communication, Culture, and New Technologies results from the combined efforts of Lusónona University (Lisbon and Porto) researchers in the field towards the goal of creating an autonomous research unit which will allow for the integration and harnessing of the research activities conducted within the centre. It promotes theoretical and applied research at the cross of media, society, literacies, arts, culture and technologies. CICANT distinguishes itself due to the solid theoretical and applied nature of its research and knowledge transfer activities oriented to teaching and research activities.

CICANT is geared towards innovative and interdisciplinary research in its two main subject areas: Media, Society and Literacies (MSL) and Media Arts, Creative Industries and Technologies (MACIT).

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Ongoing projects

Montessori Method in Teaching 2nd Language to Adults Project
RE:ANIMA
ID GAMES
TESEO
CEAR – Community Engagement Against Radicalisation
DiCi-Educa
VIR_TEach
ReThink
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
Innovative Platform for Adult Language Education (IC- ENGLISH)
MigratED
FilmTerm
International Student Film Market
CLAP HANDS
Educação Acessível
SP Smart Media
KINO EYES
DOC Nomads

Support and Partners

Universidade Lusófona
Universidade Lusófona do Porto
ECATI
FCAATI
FCT
FNAC

Institutional Membership

ECREA
CILECT
SOPCOM
ELIA

Get in touch:

Campo Grande, 376, 1749 - 024 Lisboa | Phone: 217 515 500 | Fax: 21 757 7006