Module Identifier EU10110  
Academic Year 2000/2001  
Co-ordinator Dr Roger Scully  
Semester Semester 2  
Mutually Exclusive EW10110  
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%  

Brief description
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

Reading Lists
D Dinan. Evan Closer Union: An Introduction to the European Community, 2nd Ed (Macmillan 1999).
J McConnick. Understand the European Union (Macmillan 1999).