Before studying abroad with an external program, you should consult with your advisor to see how courses will fit into your curriculum. 

For a detailed breakdown of the GVPT Major requirements, please refer to the department’s official guidance found here.

Requirements for the the IR Concentration are available here.

Course Code

Course Title

Credits

3813/615a524a Vorbereitung zum Forschungsseminar: Political Institutions 6
1172/615-011a History and Theories of European Integration 6
0850/615-001a The Political Economy of Globalization 6
0821/615-032a Demokratieforschung 3
2919/615a001a Political campaigns in times of big data 3
1153/615a014 Spezialisierung: European Integration 6
3521/615-503a Statistical models in political analysis 6
3609/615a506a The New Politics of Class 6
2222/615a520a Left-Right in Global Perspective 6
3613/615a501a The Rise and Decline of the West in the Modern World System 6
1551/615a002a Gender and Politics in the Middle East and North Africa 3
3273/615a504 Saudi Arabia and Iran: The Regional Rivalry between Realist Constructivist Approaches 6
851-0101-65L Regional Politics in the Arabian Peninsula 3
615a516 Experimental Assessment of Development Policy Interventions 6
0009/615a004a By Reflection and Choice: American Political Thought 3
3683/615-004b Transnational Private Governance- New Rulers of Global Politics? 6
  Globalization: An Introduction  
2917/615-007a Political Representation 6
2915/615-011b Political Culture: Values, Political Attitudes and Behaviour of Citizens in Different Political Communities 6
3555/615a003a Switzerland in the Modern World: More than Cheese and Chocolate 3
2952/615a005a Specialisation: Populism and Electoral Protest in the Intern. Context: European Integration,Elections+ Political Parties 6
3077/615a006a Spezialisierung: Party Competition, Election Pledges, and Policy Outcomes 6
2918/615a010a Spezialisierung: Political behavior of immigrants 6
3985/254a205a Political communication and public opinion in the digital age 6
2952/615a-005a Spezialisierung: Populism and Electoral Protest in the Intern. Context: European Integration,Elections+ Political Parties 6
3812/615a515a Vorbereitung zum Forschungsseminar: Political Representation in Comparative Perspective 6
4002/254a103a The Internet and World Politics 3
0849/615a525a The Politics of Income Inequality 6
1625/615-004a Globalization as a new challenge to global governance 6
3411/615-009b Social protection in developing countries: Applications of impact evaluation 6
3619/615a007a Spezialisierung: The psychology of develo. politics: Evidence from research on poverty, conflict, and migration 6
615a507 Capitalism, Welfare, and Inequality Worldwide 6