Course: Political Geography of Europe and its Regions

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Course title Political Geography of Europe and its Regions
Course code KAP/PGED
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 Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Cabada Ladislav, Doc. PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
Specific content of the course and precise credit/exam requirements will be published in the beginning of the term.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Collaborative instruction, One-to-One tutorial, Group discussion, Skills demonstration
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 30 hours per semester
  • Preparation for an examination (30-60) - 60 hours per semester
  • Individual project (40) - 40 hours per semester
prerequisite
professional knowledge
No particular prerequisites specified.
learning outcomes
The students will be able to perform highly specialized work - they will be able to perform heuristic analysis of a problem, postulate hypotheses and research questions and elaborate a study able to pass the peer review and to be published in a journal.
teaching methods
Skills demonstration
Collaborative instruction
Group discussion
One-to-One tutorial
assessment methods
Oral exam
Seminar work
Recommended literature
  • Cole, John; Cole, Francis. A geography of the European Union. 2. vydání. New York : Routledge, 1997. ISBN 0-415-14311-X.
  • Fontana, Josep. Evropa před zrcadlem. Praha : Nakladatelství Lidové noviny, 2001. ISBN 80-7106-395-9.
  • Foucher, Michel. Evropská republika : historicko-geografický pohled. Vyd. 1. Brno : Barrister & Principal, 2002. ISBN 80-85947-79-X.
  • Hloušek, V. Centra a periferie v Evropě - přístup Steina Rokkana. In: Středoevropské politické studie/Central European Political Studies Review.. Mezinárodní politologický ústav Masarykovy univerzity v Brně., 2004.
  • Pomian, Krzysztof. Evropa a její národy : ve znamení jednoty i různosti. Praha : Mladá fronta, 2001. ISBN 80-204-0858-4.
  • Říchová, Blanka. Přehled moderních politologických teorií : [empiricko-analytický přístup v soudobé politické vědě]. Vyd. 1. Praha : Portál, 2000. ISBN 80-7178-461-3.
  • Schulze, Hagen. Stát a národ v evropských dějinách. Praha : Lidové noviny, 2003. ISBN 80-7106-393-2.
  • Tagil, S. (ed). Regions in Central Europe - The Legacy of History. Hurst, 1999.
  • Wagstaff, P. Regionalism in the European Union. Intellect, 1992.


Study plans that include the course
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