Curricula Guides

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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Archived Curricula Guide 2016–2018
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MPAS2160 MPAS2160 Introduction to Mongolian Politics and Society (Asianet) 2 ECTS
Organised by
MDP in Asian Studies
Person in charge
Lauri Paltemaa

Learning outcomes

By the end of this course, students will be able to understand significant political points/foci/events of Mongolian history since its establishment in 1206 as Great Mongol Empire to nowadays political settings; describe the essential features of Mongolian politics, including constitutional system of government, elections and foreign political and economic interests; and understand significant keys to Mongolian traditional and nowadays culture and society.

Contents

This course is designed to help student understand the dynamics of Mongolian politics by exploring major points in Mongolian political history, Central Asian geo-political location in the 20th century, political democracy, changing political and economic interests towards East Asia since the 1990s democracy. Moreover, structure of government, political institutions, and elections will be discussed in the lectures.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures

Online lectures and a final exam (once a month). You are recommended, but not required, to read the suggested literature.

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam
  • In English

Evaluation

Numeric 0-5.

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Philosophy, Contemp.History and Political Sc.
2018–2019
Teaching
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Department of Philosophy, Contemp.History and Political Sc.
Contemporary History
Political Science
Philosophy
Finnish Study Modules