Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa https://opas.peppi.utu.fi . Tältä sivustolta löytyvät enää vanhat opinto-oppaat ja opetusohjelmat.

The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at https://studyguide.utu.fi. This site contains only previous years' guides.

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Arkistoitu opetusohjelma 2015–2016
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VALT6289 Advances in democratic theory 2–4 ECTS
Periods
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
English
Type or level of studies
Advanced studies
Valtiotieteiden maisterin tutkinto
Valtio-oppi
Department of Philosophy, Contemp.History and Political Sc.

General description

The aim of the course is to introduce key controversies in democratic theory and to encourage students to consider values ascribed to democratic procedures and outcomes. Moreover, the course deals with new forms of democracy (so-called democratic innovations) and novel empirical approaches to democracy. The course includes lectures + exam (2 ECTS); in addition students may write an extensive essay (2 ECTS).

The contents of the course: 20 hours of lectures + exam (2 ECTS) 

Lectures: January 13 – February 17, Wednesdays and Fridays 10-12am (no lecture on February 10), exam I February 26. Exam II: 30.5.2016 at 12:00-14:00 Pub 3. Enroll by sending e-mail to Katri Tammelin (ktamme@utu.fi) by 29.5.2016 at 23:59.

The participants may write an essay (15-20 pages, 2 ECTS) on the topic of the course (deadline 11 March). The topic of the essay must be agreed in advance with Setälä.

Instruction will be in English, provided exchange students attend.

Substitutes S1B or SPJ7.

Please notice that course requires basic knowledge of political theory.


Enrolment

Kurssille ilmoittaudutaan etukäteen NettiOpsussa. Ilmoittautuminen alkaa 16.12.2015 klo 01:00 ja päättyy 13.1.2016 klo 23:59. Enroll in course in NettiOpsu. Enrolling begins 16.12.2015 at 01:00 and ends 13.1.2016 at 23:59.

Teacher responsible

Maija Setälä
maiset[ät]utu.fi

Teaching

13-Jan-2016 – 26-Feb-2016
Lectures 20 h
Lectures Wednesday
Wed 13-Jan-2016 - 24-Feb-2016 weekly at 10.15-11.45, Publicum SH269
Lectures Friday
Fri 15-Jan-2016 - 26-Feb-2016 weekly at 10.15-11.45, Publicum SH309