Kaisa_2012_3_photo by Veikko Somerpuro

Enrol
15.8.2019 at 09:00 - 2.9.2019 at 10:00

Timetable

Here is the course’s teaching schedule. Check the description for possible other schedules.

DateTimeLocation
Wed 4.9.2019
12:15 - 13:45
Fri 6.9.2019
12:15 - 13:45
Wed 11.9.2019
12:15 - 13:45
Fri 13.9.2019
12:15 - 13:45
Wed 18.9.2019
12:15 - 13:45
Fri 20.9.2019
12:15 - 13:45
Wed 25.9.2019
12:15 - 13:45
Fri 27.9.2019
12:15 - 13:45
Wed 2.10.2019
12:15 - 13:45
Fri 4.10.2019
12:15 - 13:45
Wed 9.10.2019
12:15 - 13:45
Fri 11.10.2019
12:15 - 13:45

Other teaching

21.10.2019 Mon 14.00-17.00
Johanna Jääsaari, Tuomas Ylä-Anttila
Teaching language: Finnish

Description

Jakso on pakollinen politiikan ja organisaatioiden opintosuunnan opiskelijoille.

Basic studies

After completing the course, students will be familiar with the central theoretical approaches to the study of politics and organisations, their central concepts and the key interconnections between these approaches. They will be able to apply their learning to the examination and evaluation of topical phenomena. The course also develops students’ skills in the writing of their thesis.

First period of the second year of studies

The course content is comprised of theoretical approaches to the study of politics and organisations, their concepts and the examination of key interconnections between these approaches. The focus is on selected questions of philosophy, methodology and methods

- David Marsh & Gerry Stoker, eds., Theory and Methods in Political Science, 3rd edition, Houndmills: Palgrave Macmillan 2010, chapters 1–10, 11 and 16

- Robert B. Denhardt & Thomas J. Catlaw. Theories of Public Organization, 7th edition, Stamford, CT: Wadsworth Publishing, 2015

Required literature for the online book examination to be completed in the Examinarium facility for students of other degree programmes:

- David Marsh & Gerry Stoker, eds., Theory and Methods in Political Science (3rd ed.) Houndmills: Palgrave Macmillan., 2010, the entire book

- Jos C.N. Raadschelders & Eran Vigoda-Gadot. Global Dimensions of Public Administration and Governance: A Comparative Voyage. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley 2015

Graded on a scale of 0 to 5 (0=fail, 1=pass, 2=satisfactory, 3=good, 4=very good, 5=excellent)

Luentokurssin uusintakuulustelu 14.12.2019 tdk-tentin yhteydessä (ilmoittautuminen vaaditaan).

The course is compulsory for students of the Study Track in Politics and Organisations. Students of the Bachelor’s Programme in Politics, Media and Communication: an annually organised contact teaching course. A book examination on the required literature will be organised during the course as specified by the teacher.