FSS:MVZn5064 Economy Defence and Security - Course Information
MVZn5064 Economy of Defence and SecurityFaculty of Social Studies
- Extent and Intensity
- 1/1/0. 4 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Taught in person.
- Ing. Bohuslav Pernica, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. Mgr. et Mgr. Oldřich Krpec, Ph.D. (assistant)
- Guaranteed by
- doc. Mgr. et Mgr. Oldřich Krpec, Ph.D.
Department of International Relations and European Studies - Faculty of Social Studies
Contact Person: Olga Cídlová, DiS.
Supplier department: Department of International Relations and European Studies - Faculty of Social Studies
- Fri 4. 11. 10:00–13:40 U43, Fri 18. 11. 10:00–13:40 U43, Fri 2. 12. 10:00–13:40 U43, Fri 9. 12. 10:00–13:40 P24a, Fri 16. 12. 10:00–13:40 U43
- Prerequisites (in Czech)
- ! HMV418 Economy Defence and Security
- Course Enrolment Limitations
- The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
The capacity limit for the course is 40 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 12/40, only registered: 0/40
- fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
- Economic Policy and International Relations (programme ESF, N-HPMV)
- Economic Policy and International Relations (programme ESF, N-HPS)
- International Relations (programme FSS, N-MS)
- International Relations (programme FSS, N-MV) (2)
- Course objectives
- The aim is to familiarize students of political science with the basic economic aspects of the preparation and implementation of defence and security policy of the state, the design, construction and functioning of the security system and national security institutions and the economic aspects of the state's involvement in the international security system in the context of the institutional realities of the Czech Republic.
- Learning outcomes
- The student will be able to reflect professionally on the subject matter in the context of the theory of the discipline and will have a solid factual basis to formulate professional conclusions on the given issue.
- 1. Conceptualisation, institutionalisation and resourcing of the security function 2. Security and defence as an asset and production of security 3. Designing the functionality of the security institution and its construction 4. Strategic planning of security and defence system functionality 5. Provision of resources for security/defence system functionality - work factor 6. Provision of resources for the functioning of the security/defence system - labour factor (forced labour/compulsory service) 7. Provision of resources for the functioning of the security/defence system - labour factor (volunteering and personnel backup in the security system) 8. Provision of resources for the functioning of the security system - capital factor 9. Ability to conduct operations and war - use of forces and resources (militarisation, mobilisation and demobilisation of the state and armed forces) 10. Provision of resources for the functioning of the security system - the money factor 11. Macro- and micro-economic aspects of military expenditure 12. Foreign (military) policy of the state - cost-sharing in alliance and conduct of operations
- Teaching methods
- Lectures, discussion of selected issues based on knowledge of required literature, presentation of written position papers, group work, analysis of empirical facts and its interpretation.
- Assessment methods
- Students will take a final test which will be scored according to the level of correctness of the answers given. The result of the test will be the basis for the assessment of the course.
- Language of instruction
- Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
- Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
- Enrolment Statistics (recent)
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