Degree Nomenclature

  • In English: B.A Degree in Civics and Ethical Studies 
  • In Amharic: የአርት ባችለር ዲግሪ በስና-ዜገና ስና-ምግበር ጥናት 

    PART I: Mandatory Professional Major Courses of Civics and Ethical Studies

S.No

Course Title

Status

Cr.Hr

ECTS

Mode of Delivery

1

Society, State and Government

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

2

Introduction to Philosophy

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

3

Citizenship: Theory & Practices

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

4

Political Philosophy I

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

5

Democracy and Election

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

6

Survey of Human Rights

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

7

Political Philosophy II

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

8

Development Theory and Practice

Compulsory

4

6/162

Parallel

9

Introduction to Peace and Conflict

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

10

Moral Philosophy

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

11

Politics of the Horn and Middle East

Compulsory

4

6/162

Parallel

14

Constitution and Constitutionalism

Compulsory

4

6/162

Parallel

15

Federalism: Theory and Practice

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

16

Diversity and Multiculturalism

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

17

Survey of African Socio-Political Systems

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

18

Applied Ethics

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

19

Issues on Gender & Corruption

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

20

Migration and Human Security

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

21

Indigenous Conflict Resolution Mechanisms &Peace Building

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

22

Public Policy Formulation & Administration in Ethiopia

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

23

International Political Economy

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

24

Research Methodology: Qualitative &Quantitative Research

Compulsory

4

6/162

Parallel

25

Environmental Governance  & Sustainable Development

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

26

Regional Cooperation and Integration

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

27

Ethiopian Foreign Policy & Diplomacy

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

28

Project Planning & Development

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

29

International Law & International Organizations

Compulsory

4

6/162

Parallel

30

Professional Ethics & Civic Virtue

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

31

Social Change & Justice

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

32

Public Law and Public Administration

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

33

Politics of Development Dynamism in Ethiopia

Compulsory

4

6/162

Parallel

34

Contemporary Global Issues

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

35

Senior Essay in Civics & Ethical Studies I

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

36

Senior Essay in Civics & Ethical Studies II

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

Part II- Common and Supportive Courses

Module Code

Module Title

Course Title

Cr. Hr.

ECTS

Mode of Delivery

01

Common & Supportive Courses

Logic and Critical Thinking

3

5

Parallel

Economics

3

5

Parallel

Entrepreneurship

3

5

Parallel

Communicative English Skills I

3

5

Parallel

Geography of Ethiopia and the horn

3

5

Parallel

Mathematics for Social Sciences

3

5

Parallel

Physical Fitness

2

3

Parallel

Introduction to emerging technology

3

5

Parallel

Social Anthropology

2

3

Parallel

General Psychology

3

5

Parallel

History of Ethiopia and the Horn

3

5

Parallel

Communicative English Skills II

3

5

Parallel

Moral Education

2

3

Parallel

Global Trends

2

3

Parallel

Inclusiveness

2

3

Parallel

          SUMMARY

Total Major Courses

108Cr. Hrs.

Total Common & Supportive Courses

40Cr. Hrs.

Program Total

148Cr. Hrs.

Year I                                                                Semester I

Module Title

Module Code

Course Title

Status

Cr. Hrs

ECTS

Mode of Delivery

Common & Supportive Courses

01

Logic and Critical Thinking

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

Economics

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

Entrepreneurship

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

Communicative English Skills I

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

Geography of Ethiopia and the horn

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

Mathematics for Social Sciences

Compulsory

3

5/135

Parallel

Physical Fitness

Compulsory

2

3/81

Parallel

Total

20

33/891

 

 

 

Year I                                                                Semester II

Module Title

Module Code

Course Title

Status

Course Code

Cr. Hrs

ECTS

Mode of Delivery

Common & Supportive Courses

 

01

Introduction to emerging technology

Compulsory

 

3

5/135

Parallel

Social Anthropology

Compulsory

 

2

3/81

Parallel

General Psychology

Compulsory

 

3

5/135

Parallel

Communicative English Skills II

Compulsory

 

3

5/135

Parallel

Moral Education

Compulsory

 

2

3/81

Parallel

Global Affairs

 

2

3/81

Parallel

Total

 

18

30/810

 

 

Year II                                                               Semester I

Module Title

Module Code

Course Title

Status

Course Code

Cr. Hrs

ECTS

Mode of Delivery

Common & Supportive Courses

01

Inclusive

Compulsory

 

2

3/81

Parallel

State, Democracy and Human Right

02

Society, State & government

Compulsory

CESt2021

3

5/135

Parallel

Citizenship: Theory & Practices

Compulsory

CESt2022

3

5/81

Parallel

Political Philosophy I

Compulsory

CESt2023

3

5/135

Parallel

Social Change & Justice

Compulsory

CESt2024

3

 

 

Philosophy and Ethics

03

Introduction to Philosophy

Compulsory

CESt2031

3

5/135

Parallel

                                                                                Total

 

17

27/756

 

 

Year II                                                               Semester II

Module Title

Module Code

Course Title

Status

Course Code

Cr. Hrs

ECTS

Mode of Delivery

State, Democracy and Human Right

02

Survey of Human Rights

Compulsory

CESt 3002

3

5/135

Parallel

Democracy and Election

Compulsory

CESt 3001

4

6/81

Parallel

Political Philosophy II

Compulsory

CESt 3003

3

5/135

Parallel

Constitution, Federalism and Peace Building

04

Introduction to Peace & Conflict

Compulsory

CESt 3005

3

 

 

Constitution and Constitutionalism

Compulsory

CESt 3004

3

5/135

Parallel

Philosophy and Ethics

03

Moral Philosophy

Compulsory

CESt 3001

3

5/81

Parallel

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total

 

 

19

30/810

 

 

 

 

Year III                                                              Semester I

Module Title

Module Code

Course Title

Status

Course Code

Cr. Hrs

ECTS

Mode of Delivery

Global and Regional Relation

06

Politics in the Horn and Middle East

Compulsory

CESt3061

4

6/135

Parallel

Survey of Africa Socio-Political  System

Compulsory

CESt3041

3

5/81

Parallel

Governance and Development

05

Development Theory and Practice

Compulsory

CESt3051

3

5/135

Parallel

Federalism, Constitution and Peace Building

04

Federalism: Theory and Practice

Compulsory

CESt30 41

4

5/135

parallel

Diversity and Multiculturalism

Compulsory

CESt3042

3

5/135

Parallel

Philosophy and Ethics

03

Applied Ethics

Compulsory

CESt3031

3

5/81

Parallel

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total

 

20

30/810

 

 

Year III                                                              Semester II

Module Title

Module Code

Course Title

Status

Course Code

Cr. Hrs

ECTS

Mode of Delivery

Governance and Development

05

Issues on Gender and Corruption

Compulsory

CESt3051

3

5/135

Parallel

Migration and Human Security

Compulsory

CESt3052

3

5/81

Parallel

Public Policy Formulation & Administration in Ethiopia

Compulsory

CESt3053

3

5/135

Parallel

Federalism, Constitution and Peace Building

04

Indigenous Conflict Resolution Mechanisms and Peace Building

Compulsory

CESt30 41

3

 

 

Global and Regional Relation

06

International Political Economy

Compulsory

CESt3061

3

5/135

Parallel

Research and Project

07

Research Methodology: Qualitative & Quantitative Research

 

Compulsory

CESt3071

4

6/81

Parallel

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total

 

 

19

30/837

 

 

Year IV                                                              Semester I

Module Title

Module Code

Course Title

Status

Course Code

Cr. Hrs

ECTS

Mode of Delivery

Global and Regional Relation

06

Regional Cooperation & Integration

Compulsory

CESt4061

3

5/135

Parallel

Ethiopian Foreign Policy & Diplomacy

Compulsory

CESt4062

3

5/81

Parallel

International Law and International Organizations

Compulsory

CESt4063

4

6/135

Parallel

Research and Project

07

Project Planning & Development

Compulsory

CESt3071

3

5/81

Parallel

Senior Essay in Civics & Ethical Studies I

Compulsory

CESt3071

3

5/81

Parallel

Total

 

 

19

31/837

 

 

Year IV                                                              Semester II

Module Title

Module Code

Course Title

Status

Course Code

Cr. Hrs

ECTS

Mode of Delivery

Philosophy and Ethics

03

Professional Ethics & Civic Virtue

Compulsory

CESt4031

3

5/135

Parallel

Federalism, Constitution and Peace Building

04

Public Law and Public Administration

Compulsory

CESt40 41

3

5/135

Parallel

Governance and Development

05

Politics of Development Dynamism in Ethiopia

Compulsory

CESt4051

4

6/135

Parallel

Environmental Governance & Sustainable Development

Compulsory

CESt4052

3

5/135

Parallel

Global& Regional Relations

06

 

Contemporary Global Issues

Compulsory

CESt4061

 

3

 

 

5/135

Parallel

 

Research and Project

07

Senior Essay in Civics & Ethical Studies II

Compulsory

CESt4071

3

5/81

Parallel

Total

 

 

19

30/810