11 SOCIAL SCIENCES
11.2. SECURITY AND PEACE STUDIES
Study programmes include topics such as Security | Peace Studies
About the programmes
The programme offers an expansive curriculum, in-depth research, and critical dialogue on security issues. It’s overarching mission is to produce a new generation of analysts, policymakers, and scholars fully knowledgeable about the range of international and national security problems and foreign policy issues.
Teaching methods include lectures, seminars and personal tutorials, practical sessions, guest speakers. This is all arranged in correlation with lectures/professors. You will also spend a significant amount of time in doing personal study.
Lectures are given in Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian. For exchange students it is possible to organize special consultations in English regarding their work, research, exams, paper work or mentorship. You have to check with the Faculty’s coordinator before applying for this institution.
Assessment is by courseware, classroom tests and examinations. Group learning, teamwork, individual work and communication skills are assessed through group studies and reports as well as presentations. Sociology students are expected to develop a broad range of transferable skills, including research, essay-writing and statistical analysis.
Degree and qualifications
The first cycle lasts 3 years of study (total of 180 ECTS) in order to obtain the degree of Bachelor.
The second cycle lasts 1-2 years of study (total of 60-120 ECTS) and
leads to a Master degree.
The third cycle lasts 3 years of study (total of 180 ECTS) in order to obtain a PhD degree.
The programme is committed to assisting students and alumni establish professional careers to match individual strengths and interests producing a new generation of analysts and policymakers in the field of Security environment on different levels.
Programmes are taught at:
FACULTY OF POLITICAL SCIENCES
Address: Skenderija 72, 71000 Sarajevo
Phone: +387 33 203 562
Fax: +387 33 666 884
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hamza Karčić, Vice-Dean,