European Studies Course

European studies, like other area studies focuses not only on one area but also tries to understand area studies from a global perspective. Europe consists of very diverse societies, made up of many different language groups such as English, German, French, Spanish. Russian, and so on. In addition. Europe has a very long history, and its religions, philosophies, culture, arts, politics, and economies, etc., have often served as models for the world. This diversity means that it is difficult to analyse just one area in European studies. Teaching and research in the European Studies course can focus on any particular field of study or allow adoption of an interdisciplinary approach under the guidance of a well-staffed teaching body. However, the rich diversity in the field of European Studies means that all subjects may not be covered fully. Students in this course have faced the challenge to their ingenuity by finding their own research topic and submitting unique graduation theses. The value of area studies depends less on the guiding professor than on the enthusiasm of the students to arrive at a singular piece of work that he or she has been able to develop in an atmosphere of freedom and through overcoming any obstacles. While it is important to master the language of each area of interest, the motivation to undertake each research topic is equally important. There may not always be direct correspondence to guide students in their particular subject of study, but a replacement scheme enables students to find guiding staff from other graduate programs. Utilizing this wide human resources, network gives, students the confidence to be creative in enhancing their knowledge.

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