11 SOCIAL SCIENCES
11.6. INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Study programmes include topics such as Human Rights | European Studies | Gender Studies
About the programmes
The Center for Interdisciplinary Studies focuses on the interdisciplinary education of a new generation of local experts as one of the preconditions for consolidating democracy, rule of law, and a sustainable economic system. Programme is intended for students that would combine practical experience in human rights issues with further academic study. Gender Studies is a interdisciplinary program with the aim of providing education on methods, theories and concepts which are necessary for the study of gender, general and specific contexts, as well as to conduct of research within this interdisciplinary area.
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 English and Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian.
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
These programmes are part of interdisciplinary studies and there is no Bachelor programme.
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.
Graduates have open possibilities for different career options. A degree in European Studies equips students with an in-depth understanding of economic and political dynamics in Europe. The jobs most closely related to a degree in Gender Studies, either directly after graduating or after further training and work experience, include the following: programme leader, community educator, trainer, project coordinator, policy analyst, media/communication officer, Human Resource adviser, etc.
Programmes are taught at:
CENTRE FOR INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Address: Zmaja od Bosne 8 (campus), 71000 Sarajevo
Phone: +387 33 668 685
Mariana Hadžijusufović, MSc.