European Studies: MA Program

 

The information in the university’s course catalog shall prevail.

For the M.A. study regulations please see here.

 

Compulsory Classes

54637

&

54677

2 c.p.

European Forum’s Colloquium

 

Prof. Noam Shoval

 

Annual | Wednesday | 18:30-20:00

 

 

Room 2415 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

Fall Term Schedule

 

 

Spring Term Schedule

 

 

 

54699

2 c.p.

Research Methods

 

 

Dr. Gilad Rosen

 

 

Spring Term | Wednesday | 16:30-18-18:00

 

 

Room 2305 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54684

2 c.p.

Israel-European Union Relations

 

 

Prof. Guy Harpaz

 

 

Fall Term | Monday | 12:30-14:00

 

 

Room 2112 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54821

2 c.p.

Modern European History

 

 

Dr. Samuel Barnai

 

 

Spring Term | Monday | 08:30-10:00

 

 

Room 3205 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54833

4 c.p.

The European Union: A Unique “Beast”

 

 

Dr. Maya Sion-Tzidkiyahu

 

 

Annual | Monday | 18:30-20:00

 

 

Room 1711 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

62782

2 c.p.

Introduction to EU Law

 

 

Prof. Guy Harpaz

 

 

Annual | Monday | 14:30-16:00

 

 

Room 402 | Faculty of Law

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

62028

1 c.p.

International Law, Global Governance and European Union

 

 

Prof. Jan Wouters (University of Leuven)

 

 

08.01.2017

18:30-20:00

 

15.01.2017

18:30-20:00

 

 

10.01.2017

16:30-20:00

 

17.01.2017

18:30-20:00

 

 

12.01.2017

16:30-20:00

 

19.01.2017

18:30-20:00

 

 

Room 307 | Faculty of Law

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

Simulation Workshops

54828

1 c.p.

Germany and Terror

 

 

Mr. Tamir Sinai

 

 

Preparatory Meeting:

 

 

Wednesday | 18.01.2017 | 18:30-21:00

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Simulation Workshop:

 

 

Thursday | 19.01.2017 | 08:30-18:00

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54827

1 c.p.

Europe and Migration

 

 

Mr. Louis Bernard

 

 

Preparatory Meeting:

 

 

Wednesday | 26.04.2017 | 18:30-21:00

 

 

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Simulation Workshop:

 

 

Thursday | 27.04.2017 | 08:30-18:00

 

 

Room 501 & 502 | Maiersdorf Faculty Club

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

Elective Compulsory Courses

54675

4 c.p.

Modell Deutschland: The Rise and Transformation of the Wirtschaftswunder State

 

 

Dr. Christian Thauer

 

 

Spring Term | Wednesday | 08:30-12:00

 

 

Room 2112 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54839

1 c.p.

The “Other” Austrians

 

 

Dr. Jasmin Dum-Tragut

 

 

22.11.2017

18:30-20:00

 

01.12.2017

18:30-20:00

 

 

24.11.2017

18:30-20:00

 

04.12.2017

18:30-20:00

 

 

27.11.2017

18:30-20:00

 

06.12.2017

18:30-20:00

 

 

29.11.2017

18:30-20:00

 

 

 

 

 

Room 2302 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

   

54607

1. c.p.

The Evolution of Spanish Foreign Policy: From Dictatorship to Democracy

  Prof. Charles Powell
  18.06.201718:30-20:00 20.06.201716:30-20:00
  22.06.201716:30-20:00 25.06.201716:30-20:00
  Room 3205 | Faculty of Social Sciences
  Syllabus
   

54838

2 c.p.

Russia and its Lost Empires: 1917-2017

 

 

Dr. Shmuel Barnai

 

 

Spring Term | Monday | 16:30-18:00

 

 

Room 2304 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54842

2 c.p.

Human Mobility in the European Union: From Migration to Tourism

 

 

Dr. Valeria Croce

 

 

Fall Term | Monday | 14:30-16:00

 

 

Room 3205 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54815

1 c.p.

Successes and Pitfalls of European Economic Integration

 

 

Prof. Michael Landesmann (The Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies & Johannes Kepler University Linz)

 

 

13.11.2017

18:30-20:00

 

17.11.2017

16:30-20:00

 

 

15.11.2017

16:30-20:00

 

20.11.2017

16:30-20:00

 

 

Room 2302 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

 

 

 

54695

2 c.p.

German Foreign Policy

 

 

Dr. Christian Thauer

 

 

Fall Term | Wednesday | 10:30-12:00

 

 

Room 2301 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54825

2 c.p.

Intellectual History in the in the 19th and 20th Century in Europe

 

 

Dr. Francesco Di Palma

 

 

Fall Term | Monday | 12:30-14:00

 

 

Room 1707 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

58121

4 c.p.

The Politics of the International Economic System: Global and European Perspectives

 

 

Dr. Lior Herman

 

 

Fall Term | Monday | 08:30-12:00

 

 

Room 3204 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54946

3 c.p.

EU Institutions in Brussels

Study Trip

 

 

Dr. Maya Sion-Tzidkiyahu

 

 

Fall Term | 05-12.02.04.2017

 

 

Prerequisite: Participation in course 54833

 

 

Participation is subject to additional charges.

 

 

Preparatory Meetings:

 

 

14.11.2016

 

 

14.11.2016

 

 

 

26.12.2016

 

 

26.12.2016

 

 

 

09.01.2017

 

 

09.01.2017

 

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54836

2 c.p.

Israel and Europe: What You See from Here, You Don’t See from There

 

 

Dr. Gisela Dachs

 

 

Spring Term | Monday | 10:30-12:00

 

 

Room 2301 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54837

2 c.p.

European Cities in the 21st Century

 

 

Prof. Noam Shoval

 

 

Fall Term | Monday | 14:30-16:00

 

 

Room 2302 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54830

1 c.p.

Local Government and Challenges of Housing Crisis and Immigrant/Refugee Absorption

 

 

Prof. Eran Razin

Prof. Hubert Heinelt (TU Darmstadt)

 

 

Spring Term

 

 

19.03.2017

Room 6205 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

 

23.03.2017

Room 3610 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54831

2 c.p.

Terrorism and Political Violence in German Public Memory and Visual Culture

 

 

Dr. Tobias Ebbrecht-Hartmann

 

 

Spring Term | Wednesday | 14:30-16:00

 

 

Room 2202 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54832

4 c.p.

Troubled Landscapes: Collisions, Turmoil and Attack

Study Trip to Munich and Nuremberg

 

 

Dr. Tobias Ebbrecht-Hartmann

 

 

Spring Term | 29.08-07.09.2017

 

 

Prerequisite: Participation in course 54831

 

 

Participation is subject to additional charges.

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54686

1 c.p.

Introduction to German Constitutional Law

 

 

Prof. Jens Woelk (University of Trento, Italy)

 

 

Fall Term

 

 

10.01.2017

18:30-20:00

 

17.01.2017

18:30-20:00

 

 

12.01.2017

16:30-20:00

 

19.01.2017

16:30-20:00

 

 

15.01.2017

18:30-20:00

 

 

 

 

 

Room 2202 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54749

4 c.p.

Practicum for Social Sciences MA Students

 

 

Maya De Vries-Kedem

 

 

Annual | Monday | 12:30-14:00

 

 

Room 2302 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54829

2 c.p.

Sport, Nation and Society in Germany: A Soccer Game Lasts 90 Minutes, and in the End Germany Wins?

 

 

Prof. Moshe Zimmermann

 

 

Spring Term | Monday | 16:30-18:00

 

 

Room 3602 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

54749

4 c.p.

Practicum for Social Sciences MA Students

 

 

Maya De Vries-Kedem

 

 

Annual | Monday | 12:30-14:00

 

 

Room 2302 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

Elective Courses

58802

4 c.p.

Immigration to Europe

 

 

Dr. Tal Dingott-Alkofer

 

 

Annual | Monday | 10:30-12:00

 

 

Room 2304 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

58725

2 c.p.

Israel, the EU and the Mediterranean: A political Economy Perspective

 

 

Prof. Alfred Tovias

 

 

Fall Term | Monday | 16:30-18:00

 

 

Room 3305 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

58385

2 c.p.

Regions of Peace and Regions of War: Europe, Asia and the Middle East

 

 

Dr. Korina Kagan

 

 

Fall Term | Monday | 16:30-18:00

 

 

Room 1706 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

59629

2 c.p.

Globalization, Immigration and Policy

 

 

Dr. Elyakim Kiselv

 

 

Fall Term | Monday | 18:30-20:00

 

 

Room 1721 | Faculty of Humanities

 

 

Syllabus

 

 

 

56982

2 c.p.

Weak States, Failed States and New States: The States of Former Yugoslavia and Czechos

 

 

Dr. Timea Spitka

 

 

Spring Term | Monday | 14:30-16:00

 

 

Room 3304 | Faculty of Social Sciences

 

 

Syllabus