|Module Title||EUROPEAN INTEGRATION|
|Co-ordinator||Dr Roger Scully|
|Course delivery||Lecture||20 Hours Number of Lectures 20 x 1 hour|
|Seminars / Tutorials||5 Hours Number of Seminars/Tutorials 5 x 1 hour|
|Assessment||Exam||2 Hours 1 x 2 hour exam.||70%|
|Essay||1 x 1,500 word essay||30%|
The module provides an introduction to the history and practice of European integration.
Beginning with a historical overview over relevant political developments in Western Europe lectures and seminars will
focus on the evolution of integrative structures in Europe. Primary attention is with the institutional structure, policy-making process and external relations of the European Union.
Aims and objectives
The object of the module is to familiarise students with the institutional map of Europe, study the particularities of European integration and consider the future trajectory of the European Union.
Incompatible Modules EW10110
D Dinan. Evan Closer Union: An Introduction to the European Community, 2nd Ed (Macmillan 1999).
J McConnick. Understand the European Union (Macmillan 1999).