2. Education

2018-. MRes in Theology. Department of Theology and Religion - Durham University.
Dissertation: “Divine Gifts, Human Portraits: The Theological Virtues in Contemporary Cinema”.
Supervisor: Gerard Loughlin.

2006-10. PhD in Film Studies: unanimously approved without corrections. School of Arts - University of Kent. Degree conferred on 18 Nov. 2011.
Thesis: “Strung Pieces: On the Aesthetics of Television Fiction Series”.
Supervisors: Murray Smith and Steven Peacock (University of Hertfordshire).
Examiners: Jinhee Choi and Jason Jacobs (University of Queensland).

2004-5. MA in Film Studies: approved with distinction. School of Drama, Film and Visual Arts - University of Kent.
Dissertation: “Melodies of the Visible: Diversity in Music Video”.
Supervisor: Sarah Cardwell.
Examiners: Cardwell and Steve Neale (University of Exeter).

1995-2002. BA (Hons) in Architecture: 15, approved with merit (curricular internship report). Faculty of Architecture - Technical University of Lisbon.
Curricular internship report: “Arquitecturas da Palavra” [“Architectures of the Word”].
Supervisor: José Gorjão Jorge.

2.1. Other Education

2007-8. Associate Teacher Accreditation Programme. Unit for the Enhancement of Learning and Teaching - University of Kent.

2001. Poetics of the Last, Poetics of the Trace and Poetics of the Passage. Sintra Museum of Modern Art.

1999. Form Z. Faculty of Architecture - Technical University of Lisbon.

1997-98. Themes for an Introduction to Film Aesthetics. National Society of Fine Arts.

1992-95. 10th-12th grade. Father Alberto Neto High School.

1989-92. 7th-9th grade. D. Filipa Private School.

1984-89. 1st-6th grade. Champagnat Day School.