Course: Security State Policy

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Course title Security State Policy
Course code URBV/KZBPS
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 3
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Matěja Zdeněk, Ing. Ph.D.
Course content
unspecified

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming), Methods of individual activities
  • unspecified - 3 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 33 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 24 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 30 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The aim of the course is to acquaint the students with the comprehensive overview of the state security policy in contemporary security environment. It includes the summary of remedies and procedures in order to prevent and eliminate threats and inferential hazards with the aim to ensure internal and external security, defence and protection of the state and citizens, state sovereignty, democratic system and principles of legally consistent state. The attention is paid to principles of security policy, basic values, interests, attitudes and ambitions of the Czech Republic in ensuring its security. The accent is put on the complexity of approaches to internal and external security including definition of security system, its structure, defining of duties, competences and responsibilities of its particular components. The course enables the students to be well informed about the entire system of security policy including issues of international cooperation and the Czech Republic participation in allied confederations, engagement of public sector in partial activities of the security ensuring and creating the conditions necessary for conscious pursuance of the Czech Republic citizens.
Subject allows the correct orientation of students across the entire spectrum of security policy, including issues of deepening international cooperation and participation of the Czech Republic in the Allied volumes, the involvement of civil sector in the sub-activities to ensure the security and creating conditions for the holding knowledge of Czech citizens.
Prerequisites
unspecified

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral examination, Written examination, Home assignment evaluation, Student performance assessment

The assignment conditions: completion of submitted tasks, acceptance of seminar work. The examination consists of written and oral part.
Recommended literature
  • BALABÁN, M. a kol. Bezpečnostní systém ČR: problémy a výzvy. Praha: Karolinum, 2015. ISBN 978-80-246-3150-9.
  • BALABÁN, M. a kol. Kapitoly o bezpečnosti. Praha: Karolinum, 2010. ISBN 978-80-246-1863-0.
  • Balabán, Miloš . Strategické trendy globálního vývoje. Praha: Fakulta sociálních věd Univerzity Karlovy prostřednictvím nakl. Roman Karpaš - RK, 2012. ISBN 978-80-87100-20-2.
  • DANICS, Š., STRNAD, Š. Aspekty bezpečnosti. Praha: Policejní akademie České republiky, 2016. ISBN 978-80-7251-455-7.
  • Eichler, Jan. Bezpečnostní a strategická kultura USA, EU a ČR. Praha: Karolinum, 2011. ISBN 978-80-246-1956-9.
  • KRAFTOVÁ, I. a kol. Bezpečný rozvoj regionu: základní koncept. Praha: Wolters Kluwer, 2016. ISBN 978-80-7552-261-0.
  • Smolík, Josef. Vybrané bezpečnostní hrozby a rizika 21. století. Brno: Masarykova univerzita Mezinárodní politologický ústav, 2010. ISBN 978-80-210-5288-8.
  • STEJSKAL, L. a kol. Bezpečné Česko v bezpečné Evropě. Praha, 2007. ISBN 978-80-87041-17-8.
  • WAISOVÁ, Š. Bezpečnost: vývoj a proměny konceptu. Plzeň: Vydavatelství a nakladatelství Aleš Čeněk, 2005. ISBN 80-86898-21-0.
  • ZEMAN, P. a kol. Česká bezpečnostní terminologie: výklad základních pojmů. Brno, 2002. ISBN 80-210-3037-2.


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