11 SOCIAL SCIENCES
11.5. POLITICAL SCIENCE
Study programmes include topics such as Politicology | Globalisation | European Union | International Organisations | International Relations
About the programmes
Political science is concerned with the study of the state, nation, government, and politics and policies of government. It deals extensively with the theory and practice of politics, and the analysis of political systems, political behavior, and political culture.
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. 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 2 year of study (total of 120 ECTS) and leads to a Master degree.
The third cycle lasts 3 year of study (total of 180 ECTS) in order to obtain the PhD degree .
Careers in public policy administration, politics, dealing with PR and International organisations, etc.
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,