Atlântica

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History: Atlântica

Atlântica was born in 1996 as an institution of public interest, which sought to be a reference oriented to the creation, transmission and diffusion of knowledge, science and technology through the articulation of study, teaching, research and experimental development.

Managed by EIA - Teaching, Research and Administration SA, an institute established in 1993 with the objective of developing a quality higher education institution, recognized for its ability to train professionals of excellence in the labor market, was based on university professors, researchers, financial institutions, institutional groups, service and studies companies, and the Municipality of Oeiras, which until 2014 remained the main shareholder. In 1996 began the first degrees in the field of Management, Environment, Territory, ICT and Management in Health and in 2001 was created the School of Health Atlântica . Since then, Atlântica has broadened its scientific interests and consolidated its teaching and research strands.

In 2014, Carbures acquired 87% of the capital stock of EIA, expressing its intention to contribute to a change in higher education in Portugal, by fostering the link between industry - higher education university - research, materialized through the creation of a technological pole of development in the field of materials engineering and aeronautical engineering sciences - its core business.

This collaboration will allow transferring knowledge of the Company to the University, in a bi-annual relationship, to train graduates, masters and doctors, future professionals, with competencies really useful to the company, but also allow the university to support the company in research and technological development projects. Through this new teaching model that privileges the university / company integration, transversal and complementary knowledge areas (health, business sciences, information technologies, engineering) and a strong investment in research that originates applied innovation, Atlântica marks the difference in higher education in Portugal, private and public.

Atlântica allows students to learn and research of high quality, with specialized training, integrated with the reality of companies, and in this way, greater employability.

Today, Atlântica intends to distinguish itself and be a valuable instrument of university progress in Portugal.

History: ESSATLA

The School of Atlântica Health (ESSATLA) was created in 2001 as an organic unit of the Atlântica University, where it was integrated as a polytechnic level health school.

Given that it was an organic unit of the Atlântica University, the administration belonged to the respective institution, EIA.- Teaching, Research and Administration SA which was created in 1993 by a group of university professors, researchers, financial institutions, groups institutional, service and study companies, and the Municipality of Oeiras, which until 2014 remained the main shareholder.

In 2002 two two-stage courses, with technical and professional orientation, in Radiology, and in Clinical Analyzes and Public Health, started. Nursing courses (2001), Physical Therapy (2001), Speech Therapy (2003) and Nursing Training Complementary Course (2002) were also created.

The courses of the School sought to respond to the demands of the technical-pressional formation and at the same time to give a humanistic formation to the students in an integrated perspective with the social sciences and of the behavior.

From the beginning they had a strong component of practice in a professional context, through teaching in clinical context, which led the school to establish collaboration protocols with hospitals and health centers in the Lisbon region.

Due to the need to adapt the courses to the scientific and technological evolution of their respective areas, Speech Therapy, Radiology, Clinical Analysis and Public Health courses were discontinued after 2015, and a new stage was begun to reformulate these areas. courses, in accordance with the guidelines given in due time by the A3es Evaluation Committees.

In July 2017 the new degree in Osteopathy was accredited, which went into operation in 2017-2018.

This school offers programs in:
  • Portuguese

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Programs

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Master

Master in Management

Campus Part time November 2018 Portugal Barcarena

In an environment of strong external influences, international cooperation becomes essential in the acquisition of knowledge and skills. The Master in Management of the Atlântica was a course conceived with this premise, and will also count on the participation of professors of a reputed institution of American superior education, that confer prestige and international dimension to this course. [+]

Course description

In an environment of strong external influences, international cooperation becomes essential in the acquisition of knowledge and skills. The Master in Management of the Atlântica was a course conceived with this premise, and will also count on the participation of professors of a reputed institution of American superior education, that confer prestige and international dimension to this course.

A master's degree in management is an innovative and modern 2nd cycle course, based on a multidisciplinary management concept with social and environmental responsibility, particularly attentive to the constant changes of the markets in an era of globalized economies.

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Master in Management and Aeronautical Maintenance Technology

Campus Part time November 2018 Portugal Barcarena

The 2nd cycle of studies in Management and Aeronautical Maintenance Technologies of Atlântica is a course that aims to respond to the needs of the current job market and aims to train professionals with advanced skills and knowledge in aeronautics, or related areas, essential to the exercise of Engineering activities in a growing industry in Portugal. [+]

Course description

The 2nd cycle of studies in Management and Aeronautical Maintenance Technologies of Atlântica is a course that aims to respond to the needs of the current job market and aims to train professionals with advanced skills and knowledge in aeronautics, or related areas, essential to the exercise of Engineering activities in a growing industry in Portugal.

It aims to train postgraduate professionals who demonstrate technical and professional leadership skills and the adaptability needed in an ever-changing society.

The cycle of studies also seeks to attract students from other training courses in other higher education institutions and professionals in the fields of Mechanical, Electrotechnical, Civil Engineering, etc. who want to specialize and progress in their career. It must also ensure the skills that allow the Masters to pursue complementary training (3rd cycle) and is integrated into the global strategy of Atlântica and the industrial partner Carbures in Portugal.... [-]


Master in Materials Engineering

Campus Part time November 2018 Portugal Barcarena

The 2nd cycle in Materials Engineering, a course with a specialization in Materials for aeronautics, of Atlântica , aims to respond to the needs of the labor market and aims to train professionals with the advanced skills and knowledge in Materials for Aeronautics, or related areas, essential to the Engineering activities in a growing industry in Portugal. [+]

Course description

The 2nd cycle in Materials Engineering, a course with a specialization in Materials for aeronautics, of Atlântica , aims to respond to the needs of the labor market and aims to train professionals with the advanced skills and knowledge in Materials for Aeronautics, or related areas, essential to the Engineering activities in a growing industry in Portugal.

The Master's degree aims to train students to demonstrate technical and professional leadership as well as the adaptability required in an ever-changing society.

Industry needs Material specialists to master and implement this knowledge in practical applications. In order to fulfill the objectives defined for this cycle of studies, the curricular plan was drawn up in consultation with the industry, assuring the interest of future employers, and with teachers from other Portuguese Higher Education Institutions.... [-]


MSc in Engineering and Management of Manufacturing Systems

Campus Part time November 2018 Portugal Barcarena

The 2nd cycle in Engineering and Management of Manufacturing Systems, Atlântica , a course that aims to provide, through a scientific approach, a solid, advanced and updated training, deepening knowledge in the management of industrial production, in order to create highly skilled professionals skilled in this area and able either to solve problems related to industrial applications or to pursue a research career in this scientific field. [+]

Course description

The 2nd cycle in Engineering and Management of Manufacturing Systems, Atlântica , a course that aims to provide, through a scientific approach, a solid, advanced and updated training, deepening knowledge in the management of industrial production, in order to create highly skilled professionals skilled in this area and able either to solve problems related to industrial applications or to pursue a research career in this scientific field.

It is intended that students gain the skills to be able to continue to develop and apply, independently, the acquired knowledge, becoming an important asset in industrial companies or academic institutions, where they will develop their activity of technology management and innovation.... [-]


MSc in Systems Management and Information Technology

Campus Part time November 2018 Portugal Barcarena

The Masters in Systems Management and Information Technology, from Atlântica , a course that aims to train professionals for ITS Management and advanced research, managing skills in the area of ​​information management, adopting a multidisciplinary perspective that offers students the conceptual and methodological tools necessary for an integrated analysis of the various functions of ITS Management in an organizational context. [+]

Course Description

The Masters in Systems Management and Information Technology, from Atlântica , a course that aims to train professionals for ITS Management and advanced research, managing skills in the area of ​​information management, adopting a multidisciplinary perspective that offers students the conceptual and methodological tools necessary for an integrated analysis of the various functions of ITS Management in an organizational context.

With this second cycle course the student will be able to deepen knowledge regarding the planning, development and exploitation of information systems and technologies, to learn methods and techniques of investigation, to integrate his knowledge of the computer science with new competences in the entrepreneurial sciences and to enhance his capacities communication and negotiation.... [-]