CST:CZS13 Development of Ethnic Relation - Course Information
CZS13 Development of Ethnic Relations in the Czech RepublicPan-university studies
- Extent and Intensity
- 2/0/0. 8 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
- PhDr. Michal Vašečka, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Lenka Kissová (assistant)
- Šárka Prokopová, M.A.
Contact Person: Šárka Prokopová, M.A.
- Mon 20. 2. to Fri 19. 5. Tue 18:45–20:15 KOM S117
- Students are required to submit one written essay. Topics can be chosen by students according to their interests and topics of the course, students do not have to consult their choice with lecturer. Submission of academic essays - until January 9, 2016. Late submission will be penalised by lowering one grade per day. Please submit electronically into an e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Essay mark comprises 50% of your final grade.
- 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 25 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 1/25, only registered: 0/25
- Fields of study the course is directly associated with
- there are 12 fields of study the course is directly associated with, display
- Course objectives
- Covering the usual topics traditionally introduced in relation to debates about ethnicity, ethnic relations, nationalism and racism, this course brings them closer to the actual world of ethnic minorities (especially the Roma) in the Czech Republic by revealing the variety of influences - cultural, political and economic - that come into play in this situation.
- 1. Introduction into the course.
- 2. Theories of race and ethnicity.
- 3. Nation, Nationalism and the Theory of the State.
- 4. Group rights and ethnicity. Multiculturalism in the Czech republic.
- 5. Ethnicity and modern citizenship in the Czech republic.
- 6. Ethnicity, race, and modern welfare state in the Czech republic.
- 7. Historical context of national minorities in the Czech Republic.
- 8. Majority and minorities in the Czech republic.
- 9. Specificity of the Roma national minority in the Czech Republic I.
- 10. Specificity of the Roma national minority in the Czech Republic II.
- 11. Development of ethnic relations in the Czech Republic since 1989.
- 12. Minorities in the Media – situation after 1989.
- Teaching methods
- The course is one-semester course and it is organized in the form of a lecture (90 minutes) each week. Students have elementary texts in an electronic form in the Information system.
- Assessment methods
- 1500 - 2000 words maximum (please, include the word count at the end of your work). The essay must include standard citation and references (either in the text itself or at the end of the text), as well as bibliography of cited and used literature. All direct citation longer than 5 words must be marked by „“ and the sources included in bibliography. (Applies also for WWW addresses, which must also include date of visit!!)
- Language of instruction
- Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
- Study Materials
The course is taught each semester.
- Teacher's information
- Enrolment Statistics (recent)
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