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12.12.2019 at 09:00 - 31.5.2020 at 15:00


Enrol for the exam in WebOodi. Then book your exam time and place in Examinarium.


Contact teaching is available primarily to students of the relevant study track, secondarily to students of other study tracks in the Master’s programme and, in the event the course is taught in English, exchange students of the programme. Depending on available student places, students of other Master’s programmes can participate.

Bachelor’s degree or at least completed intermediate studies in the study track

After completing the course, students will understand processes related to the formation and multinational distribution of global ideas of governance. Students will be able to critically evaluate institutions, instruments, active parties and ideologies related to adapting and distributing global ideas of governance. They will be able to independently apply the theoretical and methodological expertise gained during the course to various contexts of multinational governance.

Second period of the first year of studies

The course examines the formation and distribution of global ideas of governance from the perspective of sociological institutionalism, expert power and discourse analysis.

- Gili S. Drori, Markus A. Höllerer, Peter Walgenbach (eds). 2013. Global Themes and Local Variations in Organization and Management: Perspectives on Glocalization. London: Routledge
- Bromley, Patricia, and John Meyer. 2015. Hyper-Organization: Global Organizational Expansion. Oxford: Oxford University Press
And one of the following:
- Mark Blyth. 2013. Austerity: The History of a Dangerous Idea. Oxford: Oxford University Press
- Hazelkorn, Ellen. 2015. Rankings and the Reshaping of Higher Education: The Battle for World-Class Excellence (2nd edition). Palgrave Macmillan
Other literature may also be used in contact teaching.

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

The Faculty's Examinarium exams are replaced from 16 March with alternative arrangements until 31 August 2020 until further notice. Register for Examinarium in WebOodi and contact the teacher / check the course page for further instructions. (NOTE: do not register in Examinarium or reserve the room for the exam.)

Contact teaching and assignments. Completion methods will be further specified in the annual teaching programme. Students of the Master’s Programme in Politics, Media and Communication and other programmes can complete the course by taking an online book examination in the Examinarium facility.