Develops an understanding of the specificity of a multi-cultural learning environment, the influence of contemporary social factors on learning process and the development of attitudes.
Creates preconditions for the development of basic knowledge in the field of sociology, gives basic knowledge of quantitative and qualitative research methods in sociology, forms knowledge of different courses of research and cross-disciplines in Estonia, supports students in acquiring the basics of social work, helps to understand the place and role of social work in society, supports the development of the prerequisites required in order to analyse one’ s everyday work in the context of social work.
Develops the main abilities in the international relations, including the main skills for conducting research; creates preconditions to continue studies at Master’s level in political sciences.
Shapes the main abilities in the political sciences, including the main skills for conducting research; creates preconditions for continuing studies at Master’s level in political sciences.
Creates preconditions for acquiring knowledge in functioning of various legal systems, and in fundamental concepts of law, theoretical- philosophical concepts and methods in historical- cultural, comparative and contemporary context;develops skills for legal analysis and argumentation, ability to critically and interdisciplinary analyse legal problems; assists to understand legal knowledge in broader context of values and to form corresponding ethical convictions and attitudes;creates preconditions for formation of principle competency of the main spheres of law and theoretical developmental trends and methods proceeded from the European values and legal culture and considering the context of globalising world.
Creates preconditions for critical analysis of media processes; enhances conscious media consumption; creates preconditions for interpreting the essence of communication processes and understanding different applications of communication.
Creates preconditions for acquiring knowledge and skills in the fields of organising documentary information, information management and information seeking; enables the development of competencies for working with different collections of documentary information and working in fields that require knowledge of information management.
Provides conditions for acquisition of basic knowledge of the development of Romance literary traditions from the Middle Ages up to the present day; provides basic knowledge of the field of translation as cultural transmission.
Enables wider knowledge of philosophy and cultural history as a precondition to extensive philosophical studies; provides deeper professional understanding of the problems and history of philosophy; provides basic knowledge of the different fields of social and cultural anthropology.
Gives basic knowledge of the subject fields and methods of literary theory and comparative literature; supports skills for putting knowledge into practice; enables development of knowledge and skills for comparative studies of different literary traditions within the theoretical-methodological framework of comparative literature.
Supports the acquisition of practical Russian in order to communicate at elementary level in everyday situations in Russian-speaking countries; enhances writing, listening and reading skills. Supports acquisition of knowledge of Russian literature, history and culture.
Supports acquisition of Estonian Language at B2 level according to the European Language Portfolio, creates preconditions for finding one’s way in the Estonian cultural sphere, as well as acquiring basic knowledge of Estonian society and history.
Creates preconditions for finding one’s way in the Estonian cultural sphere, gives overview of different sub-disciplines of linguistics, creates preconditions for conducting professional research, enables students to continue studies of linguistics at Master’s level.