International and Transnational Organizations

2021/2022

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

The module comprises a course and an individual take-home assignment.

Learning objectives

Knowledge

The student must attain

Knowledge and understanding of:

  • International and transnational non-governmental and social movement organizations and their significance for international society.

 

Skills

The student must attain

Skills in:

  • understanding and describing the role of international organizations in the international society 
  • describing and analyzing the structure and work processes of international and transnational organizations.

 

Competences

The student must attain

Competencies in:

  • Selecting and describing relevant methods for analyzing and describing organizational issues
  • critically discussing important issues related to major international, transnational and international social movement organizations
  • deploying relevant theories for significant issues related to international and transnational organizations
  • communicating about issues in international and transnational organizations in a clear, well-formulated written English.

Type of instruction

Please see § 17 in the curriculum.

Exam

Exams

Name of examInternational and Transnational Organizations
Type of exam
Written exam
The examination is an individual take-home assignment; the content of the assignment must demonstrate that the student has achieved the above-mentioned learning objectives. The exact content of the assignment will be determined by the course instructor at the start of the semester. The assignment paper must comprise a maximum of twelve pages

The assignment paper will be evaluated by the examiner.

Any re-examinations will be held in accordance with the above guidelines on the basis of a revised assignment paper.
ECTS5
Permitted aids
All written and all electronic aids
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingExternal examination
Criteria of assessmentThe criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures

Facts about the module

Danish titleInternationale og transnationale organisationer
Module codeBALISE2023
Module typeCourse
Duration1 semester
SemesterAutumn
ECTS5
Language of instructionEnglish
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg
Responsible for the module

Organisation

Study BoardStudy Board of Language and International Studies
DepartmentDepartment of Culture and Learning
FacultyThe Faculty of Humanities