Teaching

North American Studies Course Catalog (Winter Semester 2019/20)

Courses at the Politics Department: Winter Semester 2019/20

Bachelor Program

Orientation Module

Introduction to Political Science: Theories, Methods, Research Design, Christian Lammert, Thursdays, 10:00-12:00

Colloqium

B.A. Colloquium, David Bosold, Fridays: 10:00-12:00

Module A: Policies and Politics

The Urban Condition: Politics and Public Space in the American City, Jeremy Williams, Mondays, 16:00-18:00

The Welfare State in a Globalized World: health policy, theories and methods, Betsy Leimbigler, Wednesdays: 12:00-14:00

U.S. Foreign Policy: System, State and Public, Lora Anne Viola , Tuedays:10:00-12:00

Mediated Information and Political Deliberation Processes, Curd Knüpfer, Wednesdays: 16:00-18:00

Political Parties and Polarization, Christian Lammert, Thursdays: 12:00-14:00

 

Master Program

M.A. Colloqium

Mastercolloqium Political Science, Lora Anne Viola, Tuesdays, 14:00-16:00

Module A: Theories and Methods in Political Science

Research Design and Methods for Political Science, Lora Anne Viola, Tuesdays, 12:00-14:00

Political Science in the US, Christian Lammert, Wednesdays: 16:00-18:00

Module B: Institutions, Actors and Processes

Tax and Transfer System in the U.S., Christian Lammert, Tuesdays, 10:00-12:00

Political Polarization in the United States: Causes and Consequences, Michael Oswald, Monday: Oct. 14, Oct. 25, Jan. 6, Feb. 10; 10:00-18:00

Module C

The Modern Canadian State: Governance, Identity, and Contemporary Policy Changes, Julie Sunday, Wednesdays 12:00-14:00

Political Science in the US, Christian Lammert, Wednesdays: 16:00-18:00

Lecture Series

Popular Culture, Media and Politics in the U.S., Curd Knüpfer and Christina Meyer; Wednesdays: 18:00-20:00

B.A. Program

All B.A. Students are required to take Understanding North America (UNA) as part of their studies.

Semester

Course

Winter

UNA A (History, Culture, Literature)

Summer

UNA B (Politics, Economics, Sociology)

 

The following B.A modules are offered by the politics department:

Semester

Orientation Module

Advanced Module A (Vertiefungsmodul)

Policies and Politics

Advanced Module B

(Vertiefungsmodul) State and Civil Society

Winter

Seminar

Vertiefungsseminar I+II

 

Summer

Proseminar

 

Vertiefungsseminar I+II

 

The following M.A. modules are offered by the politics department:

Semester

Module A

Theories and Methods in Political Science

Module B

Institutions, Actors and Processes

Module C

Politics and Policies

Winter

Hauptseminar + Seminar

 

 

Summer

 

Hauptseminar + Seminar

Hauptseminar + Seminar

 

B.A. Modules in North American Studies, Dept. of Political Science (2014-2019)

M.A. Modules in North American Studies, Dept. of Political Science (2014-2019)

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