Course: Basics of Social Sciences

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Course title Basics of Social Sciences
Course code KAP/ZUNSZ
Organizational form of instruction no contact
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 0
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
  • Cabadová Waisová Šárka, Doc. PhDr. Ph.D.
  • Rosůlek Přemysl, Doc. PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
The course is designed for students who wish to complete MA Essentials of Social Science - Geography degree in the respective academic year. It is an oral exam in front of a jury, which generally lasts about 15-30 minutes. The course and other requirements of the exam regulated by the Study and Examination Regulations of The University of West Bohemia in Pilsen. During preparation for the MA exam, candidates may use individual or group consultation meetings with guarantors of disciplines relating to the exam areas.

Learning activities and teaching methods
One-to-One tutorial, Students' self-study, Self-study of literature
professional knowledge
No particular prerequisites specified.
learning outcomes
Successful completion of the MA exam demonstrates that students acquired sufficient knowledge, skills and competence in accordance with the requirements of their respective study programmes and study fields.
teaching methods
Students' self-study
Self-study of literature
One-to-One tutorial
assessment methods
Combined exam
Recommended literature
  • Cabada, Ladislav,; Kubát, Michal. Úvod do studia politické vědy. null. Plzeň : Aleš Čeněk, 2007. ISBN 978-80-7380-076-5.
  • Hloušek, V., Kopeček, L. Konfliktní demokracie. Moderní masová politika ve střední Evropě. MPÚ MU, Brno, 2004.
  • Hloušek, Vít; Kopeček, Lubomír. Demokracie : teorie, modely, osobnosti, podmínky, nepřátelé a perspektivy demokracie ; Vít Hloušek, Lubomír Kopeček (eds.). V Brně : Masarykova univerzita, Mezinárodní politologický ústav, 2003. ISBN 80-210-3195-6.
  • Valeš, Lukáš. Dějiny politických teorií. Plzeň : Aleš Čeněk, 2004. ISBN 80-86898-00-8.
  • Vodička, Karel; Cabada, Ladislav. Politický systém České republiky : historie a současnost. 2., aktualiz. a rozš. vyd. Praha : Portál, 2007. ISBN 978-80-7367-337-6.

Study plans that include the course
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