Curriculum Structure

YEAR ONE: 60 ECTS

SEMESTER  1:30 ECTS
Hours per week
NoType

Subject

LPECTS

Lecturer

1CIntroduction to Politics6
2CGovernance and Constitution6
3CPrinciples of Political Science6
4C

Kosovo Political System

5
5C

English for Political Science

 

4
6E

Elective 1:

 

·         Principles of Political Sociology

·        Politics of Local Governance

3
 
7C

Introduction to Political Theory

6
8C

Comparative Politics

6
9CHistory of Political Thought5
10CIntroduction to Political Economy4
11CHistory of Kosovo Politics4
12EElective 2:

 

·        Political Argument

·        Academic Writing for Political Science

 

5
YEAR TWO: 60 ECTS
Semester 3
NoTypeSubjectLUECTSLecturer
13CPublic Policy Analysis6
14

C

Introduction to IR and Methodology6
15CEU Governance and Constitutional Law6

16

C

Global Political History4

17

C

Models of Democracy4

18

E

Elective 3:

·         Kosovo Parlamentarism

·         Judicial Politics

 

4
SEMESTER 4

No

Type

Subject  ECTS 

19

C

Political Behavior6

20

Political Parties6

21

C

Public Administration6

22

C

Law and Politics4

23

C

Western Balkans Political History4

24

Elective 4:

 

·         Election Systems

·        Political Philosophy

 

4
YEAR THREE 3
SEMESTER 5

A

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION CONCENTRATION
EUROPEAN INTEGRATION CONCENTRATION
INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS CONCENTRATION
APUBLIC  ADMINISTRATION CONCENTRATION
SEMESTER 5

1

CPublic Administration and Policy6

2

CAdministrative Law6

3

CModels of Government5

4

CElectoral Administration5

5

CComparative Public Administration3

6

EElective

 

·        Decision-Making in the transition government, with emphasis on Kosovo

·        The policy of environmental protection management

 

3
SEMESTER 6

7

CPublic Management4

8

CPublic Finance and Economy4

9

CPublic Human Resource Management4

10

CGovernment and Market4

11

CExternal Administration Control4

12

EElective

·        Public policy in practice The case of Kosovo-PS

·        Local Government in Kosovo

2

13

CThesis -PS8
 

 

 

 

B31

INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS CONCENTRATION
SEMESTER 5

1

CForeign Policy Analysis 15

2

CPeace and Conflict Theory and Practice5

3

CIntroduction to International Development5

4

CPublic International Law5

5

CInternational Trade5

6

EElective:

·         Eu Multi-level governance

·         Western Balkans Regional Relations

5
SEMESTER 6

7

CForeign Policy Analysis II5

8

CDiplomacy and Politics5

9

CInternational Security5

10

CPolitical Leadership and Negotiation5

11

EElective:

·        International Organisations

·        United Nations System

 

2

12

CDiploma Thesis8
 

 

 

EUROPEAN INTEGRATION CONCENTRATION
SEMESTER 5

1

CThe European Union and History5

2

CEU Institutions and Governance5

3

CTheory of EU Integration5

4

CEuropean Economic Integration5

6

CEU and International Organisations5
EElective:

·        EU Domestic Politics

·         EU Rule of Law

5
SEMESTER 6

6

CEU Enlargement6

7

CEU Common Market Policy6

8

CEU Foreign and Security Policy4

9

CEU Law4

10

EElective:

 

·         EU Conditionality

·         EU and Western Balkans

·         Kosovo EU Accession Path

2

11

CDiploma Thesis8