The Doctoral Degree in Architecture follows the third Cycle of Studies of Higher Education according to the Decree-Law 74/2006. It is structured in the framework of a wide-ranging understanding about the processes ofproductionanduseof thebuilt space at both the urban and the building scale. It is focused on:
• the interpretation and operationalisation of built space interventions in areas relating to their cultural and technological insertion.
• the process and organisation of architectural and urban design concerning the management and evaluation of its internal and external features as well as the interaction between stakeholders;
• the principles and tools for spatial description and evaluation of built space performance.