Political Science / Social Sciences, Department
Fachbereich 6: Kultur- und Sozialwissenschaften at the Uni Kobl.-Land./Landau
Institut für Sozialwissenschaften, Abt. Politikwissenschaft
- Kaufhausgasse 9
- 76829 Landau
- Phone: +49 6341 280-38400
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Special features regarding teachingTeaching oriented towards empirical research; intensive methodological training (quantitative and qualitative); international summer schools recognised as courses together with foreign students, fully integrated into the degree course; innovative teaching-learning formats (case teaching, problem-based learning, simulation games); intensive and student-oriented supervision and advice; integration of current topics (elections, political communication and policy mediation, Africa, security/peace/conflicts); support and advice in the search for internships.
Exchange universities for stay abroadsUniversity Wroclaw, Polen; Charles University Prag, Tschechische Republik; Rhodes College, USA
Special features regarding research activitiesAnalysis of the TV debates from 2009, 2013 and 2017; impact of emotional messages on the formation of political judgement; influence of TV debates on political trust; effects of election promises on the trust in politicians and the voting decision of citizens; negative campaigning, veto coalitions in European crisis management (Euro crisis 2009-2013); influencing factors, conditions for success and obstacles to democratic consolidation processes in Africa; publications on governance research, political consulting, development cooperation, security policy amongst others.
Support for foundersThe university has its own start-up office which supports students and graduates.
Further information on research activitieswww.uni-koblenz-landau.de/de/landau/fb6/sowi/pw
Further information about study entry phasehttps://www.uni-koblenz-landau.de/de/landau/kompetenzzentrum
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