Study programme 2020-2021Français
History of Political Thought
Programme component of Master's in Economic and Social Policy à la Warocqué School of Business and Economics

Students are asked to consult the ECTS course descriptions for each learning activity (AA) to know what special Covid-19 assessment methods are possibly planned for the end of Q3

CodeTypeHead of UE Department’s
contact details
UW-MC-POECSO-008-MCompulsory UEDERUETTE SergeH920 - Sciences politiques
  • DERUETTE Serge

of instruction
of assessment
HT(*) HTPE(*) HTPS(*) HR(*) HD(*) CreditsWeighting Term
  • Français
Français30000044.001st term

AA CodeTeaching Activity (AA) HT(*) HTPE(*) HTPS(*) HR(*) HD(*) Term Weighting
H-SPOL-100History of Political Thought300000Q1100.00%
Programme component

Objectives of Programme's Learning Outcomes

  • Master specialist knowledge in the field of economic, political and social sciences in order to mobilise it on issues related to political, economic and social environments.
    • Assimilate political, economic and social environments.
  • Develop innovative solutions/actions/policies/methodologies adapted to an institutional and social context of actors concerned in a process of change.
    • Monitor knowledge and methodological approaches in order to evolve their thinking and practice.
  • Independently or collectively mobilise the skills acquired through training, in social and political fields.
    • Demonstrate independence and persevere, despite the difficulties or initial errors, to find an optimal solution.
  • Be critical and have a general overview of the analysis of problems and implementation of actions in the economic, social and political fields.
    • Assess their practices and be able to question it.

Learning Outcomes of UE

At the end of this teaching, the student will be able to :
- define  the great lines of social,  économic and political history
- locate the great political and philosophical ideas in this general history
- explain the content and specificities of these ideas
- understand their causes and  implications

Content of UE

Social-economic and political history of Europe.
Birth and development of the liberal land socialist political ideas (utopian, marxist, reformist, communist).
Components of these political ideas
Concrete and historical consequences

Prior Experience

Not applicable

Type of Assessment for UE in Q1

  • Oral examination
  • Written examination

Q1 UE Assessment Comments

Oral or written depending on the number of students - will be specified during the course.

Type of Assessment for UE in Q3

  • Oral examination
  • Written examination

Q3 UE Assessment Comments

Idem Q1

Type of Resit Assessment for UE in Q1 (BAB1)

  • N/A

Q1 UE Resit Assessment Comments (BAB1)

Not applicable

Type of Teaching Activity/Activities

AAType of Teaching Activity/Activities
  • Cours magistraux

Mode of delivery

AAMode of delivery
  • Mixed

Required Reading


Required Learning Resources/Tools

AARequired Learning Resources/Tools
H-SPOL-100Not applicable

Recommended Reading


Recommended Learning Resources/Tools

AARecommended Learning Resources/Tools
H-SPOL-100Not applicable

Other Recommended Reading

AAOther Recommended Reading
H-SPOL-100Not applicable

Grade Deferrals of AAs from one year to the next

AAGrade Deferrals of AAs from one year to the next
(*) HT : Hours of theory - HTPE : Hours of in-class exercices - HTPS : hours of practical work - HD : HMiscellaneous time - HR : Hours of remedial classes. - Per. (Period), Y=Year, Q1=1st term et Q2=2nd term
Date de génération : 09/07/2021
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