Course: General Politology (in French)

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Course title General Politology (in French)
Course code KAP/RIS
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Tutorial
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 4
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
  • Jurek Petr, PhDr. Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Political science in the context of social science 2. Methodology of political science 3. Politics, power and the state as the key issues of political science 4. Three-dimensional concept of politics 5. Political thought and political philosophy 6. Political actors 7. Political parties and party systems 8. Political regimes and forms of government

Learning activities and teaching methods
Individual study, Lecture, Seminar
  • Contact hours - 52 hours per semester
  • Undergraduate study programme term essay (20-40) - 40 hours per semester
  • Presentation preparation (report in a foreign language) (10-15) - 15 hours per semester
professional knowledge
No particular prerequisites specified.
learning outcomes
Graduates will have detailed knowledge of the basic concepts of political science and will be able to discuss selected issues. They will be able to classify political institutions according to typologies presented during the course and apply their knowledge in analysis of specific examples.
teaching methods
Individual study
assessment methods
Combined exam
Seminar work
Recommended literature
  • Aron, Raymond. Demokracie a totalitarismus. 2. vyd. Brno : Atlantis, 1993. ISBN 80-7108-064-0.
  • Badie, B.; Hermet, G. Politique comparée. Paris, Presses universitaires de France, 1990.
  • Bénéton, P. Introduction a la politique moderne. Paris, Hachette, 1987.
  • Cabada, Ladislav; Kubát, Michal. Úvod do studia politické vědy. Praha : Eurolex Bohemia, 2004. ISBN 80-86432-63-7.
  • Denquin, J.-M. Science politique. Paris, Presses universitaires de France, 1985.
  • Duverger, M. Les partis politique. Paris, A. Colin, 1951.
  • Duverger, M. Méthodes de la science politique. PUF, 1959.
  • Seiler, D.-L. Comportement politique comparé. Paris. Economica, 1986.
  • Seiler, D.-L. Les partis politiques. Paris, A. Colin, 1993.

Study plans that include the course
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