Course: International Institutions and Forms of Global Governance

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Course title International Institutions and Forms of Global Governance
Course code KAP/MID
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminar
Level of course Doctoral
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 5
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Cabadová Waisová Šárka, Doc. PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
The syllabus and precise credit/exam requirements will be posted on the website of the Department of Politics and International Relations before the first day of the respective term.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Collaborative instruction, One-to-One tutorial, Group discussion, Skills demonstration, Self-study of literature
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 30 hours per semester
  • Individual project (40) - 40 hours per semester
  • Preparation for an examination (30-60) - 60 hours per semester
professional knowledge
No particular prerequisites specified.
learning outcomes
After passing the course, students will be familiar with the history and formation of international institutions. They will be able to: - contextualize and differentiate among various types of institutions - compose papers and present their research
teaching methods
Skills demonstration
Collaborative instruction
Group discussion
Self-study of literature
One-to-One tutorial
assessment methods
Oral exam
Seminar work
Recommended literature
  • Hall, R. B. - Biersteker, T. J. The Emergence of Private Autority in Global Governance. Cambridge Studies in International Relations. Cambridge University Press, 2002.
  • Held, David. Democracy and the global order : from the modern state to cosmopolitan governance. Cambridge : Polity Press, 1995. ISBN 0-7456-0056-5.
  • Hurrell, Andrew. On global order : power, values, and the constitution of international society. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2007. ISBN 978-0-19-923310-6.
  • Keohane, R. O. - Nye, J. S. Power and Interdependence.. Longman, 2001.
  • Keohane, R. O. Power and Governance in a Partially Globalized World. Routledge, 2002.
  • Rosenau, James N.; Czempiel, Ernst-Otto. Governace without government : order and change in world politics. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2000. ISBN 0-521-40578-5.
  • S?rensen, Georg. Stát a mezinárodní vztahy. Vyd. 1. Praha : Portál, 2005. ISBN 80-7178-910-0.
  • Waisová, Šárka. Mezinárodní organizace a režimy ve středovýchodní Evropě. 1. vyd. Praha : Eurolex Bohemia, 2003. ISBN 80-86432-46-7.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Foreign Relations (14-1,2,3) Social sciences 2 -
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Foreign Relations (14-1,2,3) Social sciences 2 -
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Foreign Relations (14-4) Social sciences 2 -
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts Foreign Relations (14-4) Social sciences 2 -