Virtual Worlds.Social MediaPolitical Communication
B.S. Portuguese and English Literature - University of Porto.
M.A. Communication Sciences (writing the dissertation) - University of Porto.
Ricardo Cruz is a Portuguese and English as a foreign language high school teacher with a degree in Portuguese and English Literature by the University of Porto. He has always been enthusiastic about distance education projects. Recently, he has developed an interest in collaborative learning and online learning models. He is also interested in online political communication, specially online campaigning, through web sites, and social media. He has presented papers in conferences about language learning and teaching in Lisbon and Toronto, and about political communication, in Porto and Aveiro.