List of Courses

First year, Fall term
Course Module ECTS credits
Academic Writing Foundation 4
Democratic Institutional Design I Foundation 4
Economic Analysis for Public Policy I Foundation 4
International Relations I Foundation 4
Policy Analysis I Foundation 4
Quantitative Methods Research Methods 4
Introduction to Development Democracy 1 4
Law and Public Policy Democracy 1 4
Energy and Society Policy 1 4
Data Analysis I Policy 1 4
Data Analysis II Policy 1 4
First year, Winter terms
Course Module ECTS credits
Economic Analysis for Public Policy II Foundation 4
Policy Analysis II: Institutions and Actors in the Policy Process Foundation 4
Democratic Institutional Design II: Public Policy and Party Politics Foundation 4
 International Relations II Foundation 4
Qualitative Methods II Research Methods 4
Big Data Research Methods 4
 Labor History in Global Perspective, 19th and 20th Centuries Democracy 1 4
Modern History of the Middle East: Imperial and Post-Imperial Formations Democracy 1 4
International and European Refugee Law and Policy Democracy 1 8
Elections and Democracy Democracy 1 4
Media Systems and Democracy Democracy 1 4
Public Management Democracy 1 4
 Law and Public Policy Democracy 1 4
Histories of Capitalism Policy 1 4
Global Economy Policy 1 4
European Union Governance Policy 1 4
Macroeconomics and Public Finance Policy 1 8
The Political Economy of Reforms Policy 1, Democracy 4
The Law and Politics of Combating Violence Against Women Policy 1, Democracy 1 6

The Political Economy of Non-Democracy

Policy 1, Democracy 1 8
Institutional and Behavioral Economics Policy 1, Democracy 1 4
International Humanitarian Law Policy 1, Democracy 1 4
First year, Spring term
Politics and Policies of Development Aid Policy 1 4
The Politics of South-South Development in Africa Policy 1 4
EU Industrial Policy and Globaly Economics Policy 1 4
Money, banking, central banking, monetary policy Policy 1 4
Second year, Fall term
Course Module ECTS credits
Mass Ideologies and the International System, 1900 to the Present Democracy 2 4
Courts as Global Policy Actors Democracy 2 4
Democracy Promotion Democracy 2 4
Transitional Justice Democracy 2 4
The Constitution Toolbox Democracy 2 4
Fostering Peace in Divided Societies Democracy 2 4
Terrorism and Counter-Terrorism Democracy 2 4
History of Diplomacy Policy 2 4
Energy and society Policy 2 4
Political Economy of International Finance Policy 2 4
Economic Policy and Global Strategy Policy 2 4
Illiberal Capitalism Policy 2 4
Labour and Population Policy Policy 2 4
Jean Monnet Module Policy 2 8
Second year, Winter term
Course Module ECTS credits
Public Sector Economics Democracy 2 4
Second year, Spring term
The EU's Role in Global Governance Policy 2 4
Internship Democracy2, Policy 2 4
Thesis Thesis Module 24
In the second year students take 16 ECTS in elective courses to make up 120 ECTS.