BSSn4402 Sec. and strategic perspectives of CR

Faculty of Social Studies
Autumn 2021
Extent and Intensity
1/1/0. 8 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Taught in person.
Mgr. Josef Kraus, Ph.D. (lecturer)
doc. Ing. Josef Procházka, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Mgr. Michael Myklín (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
prof. JUDr. PhDr. Miroslav Mareš, Ph.D.
Department of Political Science – Faculty of Social Studies
Contact Person: Mgr. Lucie Pospíšilová
Supplier department: Division of Security and Strategic Studies – Department of Political Science – Faculty of Social Studies
Mon 12:00–13:40 U33
No pre-requisite demanded.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The main goal of the course is to deepen student`s knowledge and ability to use prediction methods in analysis with the main focus on intelligence studies in the context of Czech, regional and global security.
Learning outcomes
Students will understand the basics of future predictions in security studies and will be able to analyse the future based on it.
  • Introduction to security perspective of the CR Introduction to security predictions Team A/ Team B method Brainstorming method Strategic Foresight method Wheel of Fortune method Red Team analysis Predictive scenarios
Teaching methods
Lectures, Seminary, Group projects and presentations.
Assessment methods
Final test, plus student group presentations and papers.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
Teacher's information
For further information contact the responsible lecturers.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2019, Autumn 2020, Autumn 2022, Autumn 2023, Autumn 2024.
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