Academic Programs - Undergraduate

BA in Political Science and International Relations in / honor of specialization Political Science

Admission requirements:

The student must meet the admission requirements as determined by the admission regulations at the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research

The study period:

4-5 years

Degree conferred:

Bachelor of Science General / Honors in Political Science and International Relations (Political Science)

Semester: - 1

Course NameHoursCourse code
Introductory Skills2(2+0)UEN11
Arabic(Language Skills)2(0+2)UAR10
Basics ofComputer3(4+1)UCS13
Basics of Economics3(3+0)DEC101
Basics of Social Sciences2(0+2)DRD110
Basics of Political Sciences3(3+0)DPS106
Basic Matmematics3(2+2)DSD120

Semester: - 2

Course NameHoursCourse code
Arabic(Writing and Arts of Expression)2(0+2)UAR20
English(Language In Use)2(2+0)UEN21
Sources of Islamic Knowledge2(2+0)UIS12
Basics of Management3(3+0)DBA166
Descriptive Statistics3(2+2)DSD170
Introduction to International Relations3(2+2)DPS175
Political Concepts and Terminologies3(3+0)DPS176

Semester: - 3

Course NameHoursCourse code
English (Register in Focus)2(2+0)UEN31
Arabic (dictionaries and Terminology)2(2+0)UAR30
Goals of Islamic Shariaa2(2+0)UIS22
Comparative Political Systems3(3+0)DPS225
Political Sociology3(3+0)DPS226
Political History of Sudan3(2+2)DPS227
Methodologies of Analysis in Political Sciences3(2+2)DPS228

Semester: - 4

Course NameHoursCourse code
Arabic (Applied Texts)2(2+0)UAR40
English (Professional Skills)2(2+0)UEN41
Jurisprudence of Economic Transactions2(2+0)DAF261
Sudan Economy3(3+0)DEC251
Statistical Inference3(2+2)DSD270
Politics and Governance Systems in Sudan3(2+2)DPS211
Constitutional Law3(2+2)DPS275

Semester: - 5

Course NameHoursCourse code
Political Devlopment3(3+0)DPS330
Theory of International Relations2(0+2)DPS312
Media and Public Opinion3(2+2)DPS332
International Regime3(2+2)DPS333
Politics and Governance in Islam3(3+0)DPS334
Political Theory3(3+0)DPS335
Analysis of Public Policy3(2+2)DPS336

Semester: - 6

Course NameHoursCourse code
Theory of Foreign Policy(0+3)3DPS317
Civil Society and Politics3(2+2)DPS382
Islamic Political Thought3(3+0)DPS383
Analysis and Strategic Planning3(2+2)DPS384
Political Systems in the Arab World3(3+0)DPS385
Research Methods3(2+2)DSD484
Public Administration3(2+2)DBA370

Semester: - 7

Course NameHoursCourse code
Middle East in International Policy3(3+0)DPS437
Strategy and National Security3(2+2)DPS439
Western Political Thought3(3+0)DPS440
Political Systems in Africa3(3+0)DPS441
Minorites and Politics3(2+2)DPS442
Political Decision Making3(2+2)DPS443

Semester: - 8

Course NameHoursCourse code
Contemporary Political Issues3(1+4)DPS485
Management of Political Crisis3(2+2)DPS486
Political Economy3(2+2)DPS487
Political Geography3(2+2)DPS489
Western Political Systems3(2+2)DPS490
Applied Studies in Political Sciences2(2+1)DPS491

Semester: - 9

Course NameHoursCourse code
Gender and Politics3(3+0)DPS536
Contemporaey Development Theories3(2+2)DPS537
Local Governance Systems3(3+0)DRD510
Local Governance Systems3(3+0)DRD510
Computer Applications in Political Sciences and International Relations3(2+2)DPS538
Peace and Sustainable Development3(3+0)DRD507

Semester: - 10

Course NameHoursCourse code
Horn of Africa and Policies of the Nile Basin3(3+0)DPS585
Management of Pluralism3(3+0)DPS586
Contemporary Pplitical Ideologies3(2+2)DPS587
Political Development in Developing Countries3(3+0)DPS588
Graduation Project6(4+4)DAF599