Survey of International Organizations

Course Schedule

Lectures are held daily from 9:00am-12:00pm. The remainder of the time is allotted to research, reading and preparation.

For pre-registration, please e-mail us at

Download the Summer 2018 General Information Document [pdf]

 Download the Summer 2018 tentative course and excursion schedule [pdf]

Required reading

Readings for this course include books and an extensive course reader.


All exams take place in class. Grades are final.

Midterm Exam: This one and a half hour exam consists of a number of short "fact checking" questions plus 2 to 3 longer essay questions.

Final Exam: This two hour exam consists of a number of short "fact checking" questions plus 3 to 4 longer essay questions.


Your midterm exam will account for 30% of your final grade. Your final exam will account for 50%, while your class participation will account for 20%. There is no paper requirement for this class. It is possible to take the course pass/no pass.

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Av. de l'Europe 20
Office: 6.110
Case Postale 102
CH-1701 Fribourg

Tel: +41 26 300-8190
Fax: +41 26 300-9690


Application deadlines:
April 15

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