Study Programme

GRADUATE PROGRAMME IN SECURITY STUDIES is a full-time, two years (4 semesters), 120 ECTS credits (30 ECTS credits / semester, 60 ECTS / year) study. NOTE: The European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS) is a student-centered system based on the student workload required to achieve the objectives of a study programme.

The Ist year

Semester I

Subject
Lecture/
number of hours
Tutorials/
number of hours
Classes/
number of hours
Form of completion
ECTS
credits
Theory of security 30   30 Exam
5
International security 30     Exam
4
Contemporary terrorism   30   Credit/grade
4
Psychology of emergency situations   30   Credit/grade
4
Reinventing urban democracy/ smart cities   30   Credit/grade
4
Military security 30     Exam
5
Optional subject 30     Exam
4

Total: 30 ECTS

Semester II

Subjects
Lecture/
number of hours
Tutorials/
number of hours
Classes/
number of hours
Form of completion
ECTS
credits
Introduction to critical methods in security studies 30   30 Exam
5
Intermestic security   30   Credit/grade
4
Human security and human rights   30   Exam
5
Introduction to criminology 30     Exam
4
Civil protection and defence   30   Credit/grade
4
Emergency management   30   Credit/grade
4
General University subject   30   Credit/grade
4

Total: 30 ECTS

The IInd year

Semester III

Subjects
Lecture/
number of hours
Tutorials/
number of hours
Form of completion
ECTS
credits
Policing and community safety   30 Credit/grade
3
International and domestic conflicts   30 Exam
5
Democratic states’ security systems 30   Exam
3
Justice and home affairs 30   Exam
3
Financial crime and security   15 Credit/grade
2
Energy security   30 Exam
5
Diploma seminar   30 Credit/grade
5
Optional subject   30 Credit/grade
4

Total: 30 ECTS

Semester IV

Subjects
Lecture/
number of hours
Tutorials/
number of hours
Form of completion
ECTS
credits
Cyber security and cyberspace   30 Credit/grade
2
White collar crime   15 Credit/grade
2
Counterterrorism strategies   30 Credit/grade
2
Strategic intelligence analysis   30 Credit/grade
3
Negotiation skills   30 Credit/grade
2
Diploma seminar   30 Credit/grade
15
General University subject   30 Credit/grade
4

Total: 30 ECTS