Programs of Study

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2-Subject-Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (Politikwissenschaft Bachelor, 2-Fach, Profil Fachergänzung)

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The 2-Subject-Bachelor of Arts comprises two study courses of which each corresponds to a total of 70 credits (ECTS), a Bachelor´s Thesis in one of the two subjects (10 ECTS) and the studies of amendatory subjects (Profil Fachergänzung) (30 ECTS).

The Bachelor program in Political Science provides students with a foundation in the main areas of Political Science, its problems, theoretical approaches and methods. Students will follow lectures and choose from a wide range of seminars focusing on specific issues beyond the scope of the lectures. As an added value to the academic program the “Profil Fachergänzung” offers students the opportunity to follow courses in other fields of study and to gain personal skills and professional orientation by completing an internship lasting at least 6 weeks.

Two-Subject-Master of Arts in Modern Governance (Politikwissenschaft (Modernes Regieren) Master, 2 Fach)

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The 2-Subject-Master of Arts comprises two study courses of which each corresponds to a total of 45 credits and a Master´s Thesis in one of the two subjects (30 ECTS).

The Master program in Political Science focuses on aspects of governance from an international and comparative perspective. Lectures and seminars elaborate on actors,  structures, contents, and processes of governance and intend to deepen students' basic knowledge of Political Science in a research-oriented manner. In the Advanced Module, students are given the opportunity to set their own area of specialization by choosing their seminars depending on academic background and interest. Master Theses submitted in the subject of Political Science are presented in the Master's Forum.

 

Master of Arts in International Politics and International Law (Internationale Politik und Internationales Recht Master, 1 Fach)

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This Master program provides students with the competence to analyze problems of Europeanization, Internationalization and Globalization of Politics and law from an interdisciplinary perspective. It combines courses of the Department of Political Science and the renowned Walther-Schücking-Institute of International Law at the Faculty of Law, focusing on actors, structures, contents, and processes of governance on the national and international level, as weIl as on questions of European and international law. Students are encouraged to set their own area of specialization by choosing seminars depending on academic background and interest. Moreover, the program is enhanced by the opportunity for students to replace several seminar modules by completing an internship of at least 6 weeks in a relevant institution.

For further information, please visit: www.ipir.uni-kiel.de

 

2-Subject-Bachelor of Arts in Economics/Politics, Profil Lehramt an Gymnasien (Wirtschaft/Politik Bachelor, 2-Fach, Profil Lehramt an Gymnasien)

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This Bachelor program is aimed at students who, after completing the Master of Education, seek an occupation as a secondary school teacher (Gymnasium). The 2-Subject-Bachelor of Arts comprises two study courses of which each corresponds to a total of 70 credits (ECTS), a Bachelor's Thesis in one of the two subjects (10 ECTS) and the studies of the “Profil Lehramt an Gymnasien” (30 ECTS). Exploring the subjects of Political Science, Economics and the basics of Sociology, the program qualifies students to deal with political as well as economic questions at the national, European and international level. The „Profil Lehramt an Gymnasien“ serves as a basis for the teaching profession end provides for an introduction into the didactics of Economics and Politics.

2-Subject-Master of Education in Economics/Politics (Wirtschaft/Politik Master of Education, 2 Fach)

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This Master program is aimed at future secondary school teachers who have completed the Bachelor of Arts in Economics/Politics “Profil Lehramt an Gymnasien”. The 2-Subject-Master of Arts comprises two study courses of which each corresponds to a total of 35 credits (including at least 10 ECTS for subject didactics), the studies of the “Profil Lehramt an Gymnasien” (30 ECTS) and a Master's Thesis in one of the two subjects or within the Profile's topics (20 ECTS). Characterized by a close interlinking of political and economic questions, the program provides for in-depth courses in the didactics of Politics and Economics (economic and political education).