711-0307/01 – International Affaires (MV)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Social SciencesCredits3
Subject guarantorMgr. Tomáš Jarmara, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorMgr. Tomáš Jarmara, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2002/2003Year of cancellation2010/2011
Intended for the facultiesFBIIntended for study types
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
GUB30 PhDr. Olga Gubová
JAR25 Mgr. Tomáš Jarmara, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+0
Part-time Credit and Examination 8+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Evaluation Analysis Synthesis

Teaching methods


Higlights of the international political history in the World in last century.Centers of friction, crises and conflicts in the contemporary world. This course provides an elementary orientation and information about international political problems in modern world. The aim is better understanding the complexity of problems in an international society and global interdepandence.

Compulsory literature:

- Booth, Ken, Smith, Steve, Zalewski, Marysia (eds.), International Theory: Positivism & Beyond, CUP, Cambridge 1996 - Friedrichs, Jörg, European Approaches to International Relations Theory, Routledge, London 2004 - George, Jim, Discourses of Global Politics: A Critical (Re)Introduction to International Relations, Lynne Rienner, Boulder Co. 1994

Recommended literature:

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

The research of study papers and their presentation on seminar.


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Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

-Theories of International Relations. -World political system. -Participants of International Relations. -Foreign Policy: formation and analysis. -Theories of international institutions: role of international administration. -United Nations – the global universal organization. -Diplomacy and International Affaires. -Forms of International Conflict: Crisis, War, Terorism

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Exercises evaluation and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Exercises evaluation Credit 35 (35) 0
                Project Project 10  0
                Written exam Written test 20  0
                Other task type Other task type 5  0
        Examination Examination 65 (65) 0
                Written examination Written examination 35  0
                Oral Oral examination 30  0
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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2005/2006 (M3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908T002) Safety Engineering P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan
2004/2005 (M3908) Fire Protection and Industrial Safety (3908T002) Safety Engineering P Czech Ostrava 4 Choice-compulsory study plan

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