Course: Europeanisation of Central Eastern Europe

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Course title Europeanisation of Central Eastern Europe
Course code KAP/ECE
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminar
Level of course not specified
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 5
Language of instruction English
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Rosůlek Přemysl, Doc. PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. process of Europeanisation in political science 2. Europeanisation in "Old Europe" 3. Europeanisation in central and eastern European countries 4. comparison of Europeanisation in selected countries 5. final discussion

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture supplemented with a discussion, Students' self-study
  • Contact hours - 39 hours per semester
  • Presentation preparation (report in a foreign language) (10-15) - 15 hours per semester
  • Preparation for an examination (30-60) - 60 hours per semester
  • Undergraduate study programme term essay (20-40) - 20 hours per semester
professional knowledge
No particular prerequisites specified.
learning outcomes
After passing the course students will be able to summarize the causes and consequences of Europeanisation in the given region. They will understand the process of Europeanization and will be able to compare the process in the region with the situation in western Europe. They will apply theoretical knowledge to the current issues related to European politics.
teaching methods
Lecture supplemented with a discussion
Students' self-study
assessment methods
Combined exam
Seminar work
Recommended literature
  • Nationality versus Europeanisation: The national view of the nation in four EU countries : Dept. of Political Science,. Stockholm University, 2001.
  • Cabada, Ladislav; Krašovec, Alenka. Europeanisation of national political parties. Plzeň : Aleš Čeněk, 2004. ISBN 80-86473-78-3.
  • Grabbe, H. How does Europeanisation affect CEE governance?. 2001.
  • Keating, M - Hughes, J. (eds.). The Regional Challenge in Central and Eastern Europe. Territorial Restructuring and European Integration.. College of Europe Pubns,, 2003.
  • Smith, K. The Making of EU Foreign Policy: The Case of Eastern Europe.. New York, St. Martin´s Press,, 1998.
  • Willfried, S. - Triandafyllidou. A. (eds.). Europeanisation, National Identities and Migration: Changes in Boundary Constructions between Western and Eastern Europe.. Routledge,, 2003.

Study plans that include the course
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