Sylabus předmětu RRPOLA - Political Science in English (FRDIS - WS 2015/2016)

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Course code:
Course title in Czech:
Political Science in English
Course title in English: Political Science in English
WS 2015/2016
Mode of completion and number of credits: Exam (6 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes:
full-time, 3/1 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Level of course:
master continuing
Course type:
Type of delivery:
usual, consulting
Mode of delivery for our mobility students abroad:
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Language of instruction: English
Course supervisor:
Course supervising department:
Teachers: Dr. Leopold Radauer (examiner, instructor, lecturer, tutor)
Karl Peter Ripplinger (examiner, instructor, lecturer, tutor)
doc. PhDr. Mgr. Josef Smolík, Ph.D., MBA, LLM (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor, tutor)
Timetable in this semester:
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Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
The main goal of the course "introduction to political science" is to introduce the basic concepts and ideologies.
Course content:
1.Introduction to political science: basic terms (allowance 2/1)
2.Polity, politics, policy (allowance 4/2)
Politics in traditional and modern society (allowance 2/1)
Political behavior (allowance 4/2)
Promotion of political interests (allowance 2/1)
Political system (allowance 2/1)
7.Political parties (allowance 2/1)
8.Political communication (allowance 2/1)
9.Political system in the Czech republic (allowance 2/1)
Political ideologies I (allowance 0/2)
11.Political ideologies II (allowance 0/2)
Political ideologies III (allowance 0/2)
Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
28 h
14 h
preparation for exam
70 h
preparation of presentation
56 h
Total168 h
Assessment methods:
Evaluation will be based on a final test (consisting of open questions). At least 60 % correct answers is required.
Assessment criteria ratio:
Requirement type
Daily attendance
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Recomended reading and other learning resources:
HEYWOOD, A. Politics. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007. 478 p.
ISLAM, S. -- MOTEN, A. Introduction to Political Science. Singapore: Thompson Learning, 2006. 428 p. ISBN 981-265-603-0.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
Field of study C-ITSE-IDSE International Development Studies, full-time form, initial period WS 2015/2016
Course listed in previous semesters:
SS 2019/2020, WS 2017/2018, WS 2016/2017, WS 2014/2015, WS 2013/2014, WS 2012/2013 (and older)
Teaching place: Brno

Last modification made by Bc. Vít Karber on 11/24/2015.

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