120-0332/01 – Globalization and International Organizations (GMO)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of European IntegrationCredits5
Subject guarantorIng. Eva Kovářová, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Naděžda Antošová, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year5Semesterwinter
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2005/2006Year of cancellation2009/2010
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesBachelor
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LAN075 Ing. Eva Kovářová, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+1

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

1.To explain the process of globalization in its wide implications in the world economy and other part of the world society. To interpret status of main participants of the globalization. 3.To identify selected global issues. 4.To analyse the causes and results of global issues. 5.To explain the status of international organizations in the process of globalization and in solving of global issues. 6. To apply the knowledge on actual events in the world and new developing trends in the world.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Seminars

Summary

Subject is concentrated on the process of globalization, in its wide implications; the description of the main participants of the process of globalization; status and function of the most important international organizations; selected global issues, their causes and elimination of the results, possible solving of them and status of international organizations in this solving. The access is interdisciplinary with the aim to cover up whole social implications of the process of globalization and global issues.

Compulsory literature:

BAYLIS, John, Steve SMITH and Patricia OWENS. The globalization of world politics: An introduction to international relations. New York: Oxford University Press, 2008. ISBN 978-0-19-929777-1. EICHENGREEN, Barry. Globalizing capital: a history of the international monetary system. New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 2008. ISBN 978-0-691-13937-1. KEGLEY, Charles W. and Gregory A. RAYMOND. The Global Future : A Brief Introduction to World politics. 2nd ed. USA? Thomson Wadsworth, 2007. ISBN 0-495-00748-X.

Recommended literature:

COLLIER, Paul. The Bottom Billion: Why the Poorest Countries are Failing and What Can Be Done About It. New York: Oxford University Press, 2007. ISBN 978-0-19-531145-7. HIERONYMI, Otto. Globalization and the Reformo f the International Banking and Monetary System. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009. ISBN 978-0-230-23530-4. WILLIAMSON, Jeffrey G. Trade and Poverty: When the Third World Fell Behind. Cambridge: The MIT Press, 2011. 314 s. ISBN 978-02-6201-515-8.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Osnova přednášek: 1.Úvod do problematiky globalizace a globálních problémů. 2.Účastnící globálních vztahů. 3.Populační problematika. 4. Chudoba a lidský rozvoj. Problematika zaostalosti. 5. Chudoba a lidský rozvoj. Problém hladu. 6. Chudoba a lidský rozvoj. Zdraví a jeho sociálně-ekonomické souvislostí. 7. Mezinárodní společenství a boj s chudobou a zaostalostí. Rozvojová pomoc. Humanitární krize a humanitární pomoc. 8. Mezinárodní společenství a boj s chudobou a zaostalostí. Působnost Světové banky při řešení problému chudoby, zaostalosti a zadluženosti rozvojových zemí.. 9. Mezinárodní společenství a boj s chudobou a zaostalostí. OSN a její působnost v oblasti lidského rozvoje. 10. Globální bezpečnost a mezinárodní organizace působící v oblasti bezpečnosti. 11. Globální bezpečnost a mezinárodní organizace působící v oblasti bezpečnosti. 12. Globální zátěž životního prostředí, mezinárodní úmluvy a organizace zabývající se ochranou životního prostředí. Cvičení: 1.Úvodní cvičení 2.Lidský rozvoj a různé náhledy na jeho hodnocení 3.Rozvojová pomoc: ano či ne? 4.Humanitární krize a reakce mezinárodního společenství 5.Humanitární pomoc a obnova oblastí zaostalých a postižených humanitární krizí I 6.Humanitární pomoc a obnova oblastí zaostalých a postižených humanitární krizí II

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester, validity until: 2008/2009 Winter semester)
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Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 40 (35) 0
                Projekt Project 20  0
                Test Written test 10  0
                Docházka Other task type 5  0
        Examination Examination 60 (60) 0
                Written examination Written examination 60  0
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2007/2008 (M6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6210T004) European Integration (01) European Integration P Czech Ostrava 5 Compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6210T004) European Integration (00) European Integration P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2006/2007 (M6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6210T004) European Integration (01) European Integration P Czech Ostrava 5 Compulsory study plan
2005/2006 (N6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6210T004) European Integration (00) European Integration P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2005/2006 (M6202) Economic Policy and Administration (6210T004) European Integration (01) European Integration P Czech Ostrava 5 Compulsory study plan

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