The Integration Of The European Union: Part 2

King's College London

Course Description

  • Course Name

    The Integration Of The European Union: Part 2

  • Host University

    King's College London

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    European Studies, Political Science

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Study abroad entry requirement: You must have studied at least two courses in History/Politics or similar at your home institution, at least one in your sophomore year. A cumulative GPA of 3.3 is required. This module is ONLY open to semester one only students. Full year students must take the full year version of this module.

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • UK Credits

    15
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    6
  • Overview

    This module focuses on the history, institutions, actors and policies of the European Union (EU) from its beginnings in the aftermath of the Second World War to its most recent developments to tackle the challenge of the economic and financial crisis. This prepares students for the final year core courses on European Political Economy, European Political Thought, the European Union in the International System and Representative Government in Europe. The complex workings of EU institutions, their historical development, the role of interest groups and political parties, the EU policy-making system and output will all be analysed.
    NB: This is the semester two only version of 5AAOB201
    http://www.kcl.ac.uk/artshums/depts/europeanstudies/modules/level5/5aaob201.aspx

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

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