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BSPO 1765A - European Institutions and policies

Type d'enseignement : Seminar

Semester : Spring 2017-2018

Number of hours : 48

Language of tuition : English


Knowledge or interest in European institutions law and politics.

Course Description

The seminar aims at introducing the achievements and challenges of European institutions and policies. After a short presentation of the European history since WWII, it focuses on European institutions and their interactions, which will be affected by the Brexit. It then turns to European policies: did the European Union manage to achieve the single European market and to make the EU the most competitive and cohesive economy in the world? What are the achievements and challenges in European environmental policy and of the economic and monetary union? Is the European immigration Policy able to tackle the immigration crisis? What about the protection of human rights? What are the strengths and flaws of the EU's external action, as regards the trade, development, defense policies, which will be affected by the election of Donald Trump?


BALLEIX, Corinne (Secrétaire MAE)

Course validation

Alternatively: - a presentation (10-15 minutes maximum) (30% of the grade) ; - one short papers (10 000 signs maximum, space included) (30%) ; - a final exam at the session 11 of the seminar (30%). Punctuality and oral participation (10%).