European Integration

Course Code :1200PSWEIG
Study domain:Political Sciences
Academic year:2020-2021
Semester:2nd semester
Contact hours:45
Study load (hours):168
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:English
Exam period:exam in the 2nd semester
Lecturer(s)Peter Bursens

3. Course contents *

This course is an introduction on the European Union. All basic aspects of European integration are dealt with: history of European integration, theories of European integration, main current isssues, institutions and decision-making, and the main policy domains (single market, budget, economic governance, EMU, external policies and internal security). It also includes skill modules on 'European Documentation Online' and on 'Developing Arguments and Debating'.