lecturer of 2023/2024 Autumn semester
Not opened for teaching. Click the study programme link below to see the nominal division schedule.
Brief description of the course
Political institutions in the context of political science. Researching political institutions. Administrative cultures; constitutions; parlaments and parlament structures, forms and typology. Government types, roles and structure. The characteristics of decision-making processes in governments. Administrative-political dimension. Governance organisation (administration). Governance levels. Different meanings of subsidiary principle. Administrative reforms.
Learning methods: Lectures and seminars.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
- has knowledge of how governmental institutions work, what are their connections and roles; the relationship between citizens and governmental institutions;
- has ability to master and interpret the discourse between institutions and citizens;
- has knowledge of main theoretical principles of governance and governmental institutions on the basis of compulsory literature.