Study programmes / B-ITS International Territorial Studies
Programme: B-ITS International Territorial Studies
Field of study: B-ITS-IDSA International Development Studies
Level of qualification:Bachelor
Mode of study: full-time
Qualification awarded:Bachelor's degree
Specific admission requirements:Completed secondary education and entrance examination, if required.
Qualification requirements and regulations:Finished secondary education with school leaving certificate. Further information available here.
Specific arrangements for recognition of prior learning:There are no specific arrangements for recognition of prior learning. The recognition procedure of the university is guided by the Act No. 111/1998 on Higher Education Institutions and the university "Study and Examination Rules". Further information available here.
Profile of the programme:Bachelor study programme International Territorial Studies is oriented on obtaining complex knowledge of problematics of developing countries and regions, mainly of economical, enviromental, social, cultural and political character. Students can further specialize in either problematics of global development or field of development of tropical and subtropical regions by selecting a corresponding study specialization. Among prospective employers are ranked national and international institutions and organizations engaged in developmental activities, multilateral developmental agencies, subjects engaged in immigrant services, non-govermental organizations. Absolvents will also find employment in fields of education, developmental planning, publicadministration and media.
 
Key learning outcomes: Ability to define research topics and to solve projects for solution of problems in development world
Ability to solve conceptually regional development problems in economic, political, environmental, and social consequences
Knowledge of environmental, demographic and migration trends and their economic and social consequences in developing countries
Knowledge of world institutions and organizations active in area of development aid and cooperation
Knowledge and understanding of development problems of Asia, Africa, and Latin America
Ability to identify and to use relevant information sources
Knowledge of theories of economic growth and development
Knowledge of the role of government for solution of integration and globalisation processes impacts in developing countries
Ability to work in international context and in interdisciplinary team
Understanding of cultures and habits in other countries
 
Occupational profile:Graduates of the degree programs will have not only good general knowledge and skills of well-educated specialists but also abilities:

- to communicate orally in a foreign language using appropriate technical terms and specialized vocabulary
- to lead a multicultural team in a new cultural environment
- to apply comprehensive knowledge of integration and disintegration processes in the region, cultural specifics and differences of the region
- to apply integration and development theories to practice
- to solve problems of economic and social development of regions
- to tackle natural resource management problems
- to identify world institutions and organizations engaged in development assistance and cooperation
- to analyze impacts of integration and globalization processes on economic, environmental and social policy in the region.
Graduation requirements:Min. 180 ECTS, state final exam, defence of the bachelor thesis.
Access to further studies:Successful graduates may proceed to master's study programme.
Examination regulations, assessment and grading:Further information available here.
Programme supervisor:prof. Ing. Bohumil Minařík, CSc.

To obtain 60 ECTS credits per academic year, students should choose courses from any other study programme taught at the university.

 
1st semester
 
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
RRIDSIntroduction to Development StudiesExam4
RRZEIntroduction to EnvironmentalisticsExam5
RRUMTSIntroduction to International Territorial StudiesFulfillment of requirements2
RRMAEMacroeconomicsExam6
RRZPRProject Management BasicsExam5
RRSOCSociologyExam4
 
2nd semester
 
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
RPJVAADevelopment Problems in SE Asia in EnglishExam6
EGAALAEconomic Geography of Asia, Africa and Latin AmericaExam6
EUEuropean UnionExam4
RRMIEAMicroeconomics in EnglishExam6
PPRZPolitical Processes in Developing CountriesExam6
 
3rd semester
 
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
IPSCross-cultural PsychologyExam6
READevelopment Economics in EnglishExam6
RPLAADevelopment Problems in Latin America in EnglishExam5
MOInternational BusinessExam6
RRTRRTheory of Regional DevelopmentExam6
 
4th semester
 
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
RRASApplied StatisticsExam6
RRBSBachelor SeminarFulfillment of requirements1
RPAFADevelopment Problems in Africa in EnglishExam6
RRGRGlobalization and RegionalismExam5
RRMANManagement in Regional DevelopmentExam6
NOARPNon-Profit Organizations and Development AidExam6
 
5th semester
 
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
EZALAgriculture Economics and Forestry ManagementExam6
RRGISRGIS in Regional DevelopmentExam5
RRMMInternational marketingExam4
MEVZInternational RelationsExam6
BPRZSecurity and Safety Aspects of Developing CountriesExam6
 
6th semester
 
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
RRZPOAgricultural Policy and TradeExam5
RRBPBachelor ThesisFulfillment of requirements10
DERDemography and DevelopmentExam6
HAOZPEconomic Aspects of Environmental ProtectionExam6
 
Groups of courses for the entire plan
 
CodeCourse titleMode of completionCredits
 A group of required courses
RRPRXProfessional Bachelor PracticeFulfillment of requirements4
 
 A group of elective courses (necessary to accomplish min. 2 cours.)
AJP1World Language - English Advanced Course 1Fulfillment of requirements1
AJSP1World Language - English Intermediate Course 1Fulfillment of requirements1
FJP1World Language - French Advanced Course 1Fulfillment of requirements1
FJZ1World Language - French Beginner Course 1Fulfillment of requirements1
FJSP1World Language - French Intermediate Course 1Fulfillment of requirements1
NJP1World Language - German Advanced Course 1Fulfillment of requirements1
NJSP1World Language - German Intermediate Course 1Fulfillment of requirements1
RJP1World Language - Russian Advanced Course 1Fulfillment of requirements1
RJZ1World Language - Russian Beginner Course 1Fulfillment of requirements1
RJSP1World Language - Russian Intermediate Course 1Fulfillment of requirements1
SJP1World Language - Spanish Advanced Course 1Fulfillment of requirements1
SJZ1World Language - Spanish Beginner Course 1Fulfillment of requirements1
SJSP1World Language - Spanish Intermediate Course 1Fulfillment of requirements1
 
 A group of elective courses (necessary to accomplish min. 2 cours.)
AJP2World Language - English Advanced Course 2Exam2
AJSP2World Language - English Intermediate Course 2Exam2
FJP2World Language - French Advanced Course 2Exam2
FJZ2World Language - French Beginner Course 2Exam2
FJSP2World Language - French Intermediate Course 2Exam2
NJP2World Language - German Advanced Course 2Exam2
NJSP2World Language - German Intermediate Course 2Exam2
RJP2World Language - Russian Advanced Course 2Exam2
RJZ2World Language - Russian Beginner Course 2Exam2
RJSP2World Language - Russian Intermediate Course 2Exam2
SJP2World Language - Spanish Advanced Course 2Exam2
SJZ2World Language - Spanish Beginner Course 2Exam2
SJSP2World Language - Spanish Intermediate Course 2Exam2