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210150 SE EC: The EU and Global Governance (2020S)

(engl.)

5.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 21 - Politikwissenschaft
Continuous assessment of course work

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Details

max. 50 participants
Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Dear participants,
due to the shut down of the university this course has been tranformed into an e-learning course. If you are registered for this course you will automatically have access to our moodle platform where we have provided further information as well as the necessary learning materials.
From Wednesday 01.04.2020 on we will have each week (except for the Easter holidays) online sessions at the regular time of our seminar : 11:30 - 13:00 until further notice.
You will find the link to the sessions on moodle.

Wednesday 11.03. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 (S1), NIG 2. Stock
Wednesday 18.03. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 (S1), NIG 2. Stock
Wednesday 25.03. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 (S1), NIG 2. Stock
Wednesday 01.04. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 (S1), NIG 2. Stock
Wednesday 22.04. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 (S1), NIG 2. Stock
Wednesday 29.04. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 (S1), NIG 2. Stock
Wednesday 06.05. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 (S1), NIG 2. Stock
Wednesday 13.05. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 (S1), NIG 2. Stock
Wednesday 20.05. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 (S1), NIG 2. Stock
Wednesday 27.05. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 (S1), NIG 2. Stock
Wednesday 03.06. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 (S1), NIG 2. Stock
Wednesday 10.06. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 (S1), NIG 2. Stock
Wednesday 17.06. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 (S1), NIG 2. Stock
Wednesday 24.06. 11:30 - 13:00 Seminarraum 1 (S1), NIG 2. Stock

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

The seminar focuses on the EU as an actor in the international arena. What kind of actor is the EU; liberal, democratic, hegemonic,…? The seminar examine the EU’s role in global governance. It has a focus on the EU’s interactions with its immediate neighbourhood but does also deal with decision-making structures and EU institutions.
The seminar strongly builds on presentations, active participation in debates, readings and the final thesis.
Each participant is required to prepare a presentation. Presentations are made in form of an academic panel. Each panel has a moderator. Presentations are 10-12 min. max. Presenters are encouraged to develop a research question and to share it with the class. Presenters are asked to prepare a handout. Handouts should be circulated in class and send to the convenor beforehand. All participants must read the texts provided on moodle and to participate in the debates.

Assessment and permitted materials

The course focuses on three elements: readings and active participation in debates in class, presentation of a topic and the final thesis. The final thesis should not exceed 15 pages. Important for the evaluation of the thesis is whether it is guided by a research question, the structure and style and the sources and references.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Participants should not miss more than three units. Further, the presentation and the final thesis are minimum requirements

Examination topics

Reading list


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