Course Load

M.S. with thesis in European Studies

The objective of this interdisciplinary graduate program is to provide students with specialized knowledge on political, legal, social and economic aspects of European integration. The program also aims at locating Turkey in the context of a changing and enlarging Europe and examines how and in what ways might the movement of Turkey towards the European Union affects structures and policies of Turkey.

Course Code Course Name METU Credit Theoretical
(h/w)
Laboratory
(h/w)
ECTS
Credit

EUS502

POLITICS OF EUROPEAN INTEGRATION

3

3

0

8.0

EUS503

INST. AND LAW OF THE EUROPEAN UNION

3

3

0

8.0

EUS520

RESEARCH ETHICS, METHODS AND DESIGN IN AREA STUDIES

3

0

0

8.0

EUS505

PROTHESIS SEMINAR: ISSUES, APPROACHES AND PROBLEMS

0

0

0

10.0

EUS599

MASTERS THESIS

0

0

0

50.0

SPECIAL STUDIES

0

0

0

10.0

EUS502, EUS503 and EUS520 are the must courses and 4 elective course(s) approved by the Department of European Studies must be completed. Students also have to complete the seminar course (EUS505) and a Master's Thesis as of third semester. Special Studies are to indicate the Advisors, and the codes must be learned from the related department of the Advisors.

The whole course list can be accessed from link.

Total minimum credit: 21

M.S. without thesis in European Studies

Course Code Course Name METU Credit

Theoretical
(h/w)
Laboratory
(h/w)
ECTS
Credit

ADM8021

SPECIAL STUDIES

0

0

0

10.0

EUS502

POLITICS OF EUROPEAN INTEGRATION

3

3

0

8.0

EUS503

INST.AND LAW OF THE EUROPEAN UNION

3

3

0

8.0

 

SPECIAL STUDIES

0

0

0

10.0

EUS589

TERM PROJECT

0

0

0

20.0

This program requires 2 must courses above and 8 elective course(s) approved by the Department of European Studies. Students also have to complete a Term Project. The course load must be completed within 3 semesters (according to new legislation) together with the term project. Special Studies are to indicate the Advisors, and the codes must be learned from the related department of the Advisors.

The whole course list can be accessed from link.  

Total minimum credit: 30 

h/w = hours per week