Master of Arts Degree in Area studies in Czech Republic

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Area studies

Typical area study courses examine a region’s language and literature, history and geography, as well as political and cultural development. Unlike cultural studies, area studies also research the origins and migration patterns of local populations.

 

Czech Republic is in the heart of Europe is a neighbor of Slovakia, Austria, Germany, and Poland. Czech universities offer long-standing reputation and interesting specializations.

Top Master of Art Programs in Area studies in Czech Republic 2019

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Master in Sociology in European Context

Charles University, Faculty of Social Sciences (FSS)
Campus Full time 2 years October 2019 Czech Republic Prague

The MA Program Sociology in European Context (SEC), currently affiliated with a Jean Monnet Chair in European Political Sociology, is a two-year English-language Master’s program designed for international students interested in gaining in-depth knowledge of the state of the present-day field of sociology, including its theory and research methods. It features a strong core of sociology courses with a European focus, as well as additional events on European issues and debates. [+]

The MA Program Sociology in European Context (SEC), currently affiliated with a Jean Monnet Chair in European Political Sociology, is a two-year English-language Master’s program designed for international students interested in gaining in-depth knowledge of the state of the present-day field of sociology, including its theory and research methods. It features a strong core of sociology courses with a European focus, as well as additional events on European issues and debates.

The Program enhances students’ sociological understanding of complex and dynamic European societies, within the context of the deep challenges the European Union currently faces. Besides theory and methodology, the Program is focused on the timely topics of international migration, human rights, social movements, civic engagement, European integration and society, capitalist change, democratic change and backlash, forms of critique and contestation, and nationalism. The courses are taught by international scholars, actively engaged in the international sociological community and on-going research. Next to in-depth sociological as well as an interdisciplinary understanding of contemporary societies, the Program deepens students’ vital skills and experiences for future careers, within or outside academia. In more practically oriented courses, students are introduced to the basics of applied social research and taught how to write a research project and a paper in English.... [-]


Master in European Governance (double degree)

Masaryk University Faculty of Social Studies
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Czech Republic Brno

European Governance is a double degree taught in cooperation with Utrecht University in the Netherlands. The interdisciplinary in European Governance will equip you with the knowledge and skills to answer these questions and to formulate appropriate responses to the challenges they pose. In this way, it prepares you to deal with and work within the complexity of European governance - both in Brussels and at home. [+]

Double-degree program with Utrecht University.

Dealing with important questions in today's Europe Financial markets in crisis - how can they be regulated? Sustainable energy - how can we make the transition to a green economy? Welfare states - should they be reformed to foster economic growth, and if so how can this be done? Cross-border policing - what are the emerging patterns of intelligence sharing and law enforcement? Homogenisation - are European countries becoming more similar because of the EU? Unifier or underminer - does the EU pose a threat to democracy?

These are among the most important questions in Europe today. Each of them involves activities at a local, national and European level, and each requires insights from economics, law and public administration. The interdisciplinary Master Program in European Governance will equip you with the knowledge and skills to answer these questions and to formulate appropriate responses to the challenges they pose. In this way, it prepares you to deal with and work within the complexity of European governance - both in Brussels and at home.... [-]


Master in Euroculture

Palacky University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Czech Republic Olomouc

The programme focuses on European culture in the broad sense, including politics, history, geography, law and stresses Europe in the wider world. [+]

Programme content:

The programme focuses on European culture in the broad sense, including politics, history, geography, law and stresses Europe in the wider world.

Programme dates:

September – June, 2 years

Structure of the programme: first semester (Home university – Olomouc) second semester (Host university – Europe) third semester (Home/Host/Third country university/Internship) fourth semester (Home/Host university) Title awarded:

MA (Double degree with partner universities)

Network

Georg-August University, Göttingen (DE), Deusto University, Bilbao (E), University of Strasbourg (F), Udine University (IT), University of Groningen (NL), Jagiellonian University, Kraków (PL), Uppsala University (S), University of Pune (India), Osaka University (Japan), UNAM, Mexico City (Mexico), IUPUI Indianapolis (USA).... [-]


Master's degree in Central European Studies

University of Hradec Králové, Philosophical Faculty
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Czech Republic Hradec Kralove

Master's programme is designed for students who have obtained a bachelor's degree. The study is designed as a multidisciplinar overview of humanities and social sciences in which Central Europe is characterized in a broad context. [+]

The Philosophical Faculty of the University of Hradec Králové offers master's degree which may be pursued in full-time study. Master's degree programme is designed for students who have obtained a bachelor's degree. The study is designed as a multidisciplinar overview of humanities and social sciences, in which Central Europe is characterized in a broad context.

Study Contents

Inter-disciplinary studies within the scope of humanities and social sciences. Central Europe is comprehended and studied in a broader, especially historical-political and socio-economic context. Courses of Czech, Polish and German are offered as a part of the studies. A graduate of the study field Central European Studies will obtain detailed knowledge of Central European realia, particularly in the area of the modern history, politics, culture, society and economy of Middle Europe. The graduates will be provided with the ability to analyse the current social, economic and political events in this region as well as in the individual mid-European countries. ... [-]