Participants of the educational programme "PolitiKAS" are obliged to write one essay on each of the modules during the academic year. The aim of the essay-writing is to provide students room to express a critical attitude towards the phenomenon that is defined by the theme of the paper. Besides, essays serve to determine how successfully students use offered literature in an attempt to define certain phenomena or analysis of the phenomenon.

Module "Politics I"

Module Manager - Professor Vladimir Pavicevic

  • Legality and Legitimacy in politics
  • Advantages and Disadvantages of the Decentralization in Serbia
  • Problems of Political Consolidation of Democracy in Serbia
  • Democracy and Populism: Similarities and Differences
  • Role of the Political Ideologies in Activity of Political Parties in Serbia

Module "Economic and Social Policy"

Module Manager - Marko Danon

  • Subsidizing Foreign Direct Investment: Is there a Better Alternative for Current Serbia Politics?
  • Advantages and Disadvantages of the Rejection of Dinar (Introduction of Euro) as Official Currency in Serbia
  • Advantages and Disadvantages of the Improvement of Information Technologies for the Economic Growth and Development of Serbia
  • Geographical Dispersion of Economic Activity in Serbia - Trends, Perspectives and Possibilities for Managing this Process?
  • Social Inclusion: Economic Need or a Basic Human Right

Module "European Integration"

Module Manager - Vladimir M. Pavlovic

  • Serbia's Membership in the EU - Necessity or Unnecessary Reality
  • Characteristics of the Euroscepticism in Serbia
  • Regional Cooperation in the Process of the EU Integration
  • The Crisis of EU Policy in the Field of Asylum and Migration –  Possible Scenarios for Serbia
  • The Economic Crisis in EU – In What Direction Goes Economic Integration of EU? 

Module "Politics II"

Module Manager - Jelena Babic

  • What is the State's Mission in the 21st Century - Importance and Role of the Nation?
  • Modern Criticism of Theory and Practice of Human Rights - Are there Universal Human Rights?
  • Between Idealism and Realism - Human Rights in the Republic of Serbia
  • What is the Future of Security in Europe?
  • Balkanization of the Process of Europeanization: Place and Role of Serbia in International Relations after 2000


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