Political Theory

Joint MA Political Science – Integration & Governance (PoSIG)

Within this module the students are provided with comprehensive knowledge about contemporary and historical normative debates on legitimacy, power and democracy. They will be presented with empirical political theories concerning power, democracy and contemporary political movements. The module provides specific knowledge on critical approaches of modern political ideology. Political Theory as a module covers normative political theories in both contemporary and historical viewpoints. The achievement of teaching and learning objectives is assessed through written and/or oral assignments in a continuous manner. The module is comprised by 3 courses, each of 6 ECTS.