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AIP246 - European Union: Regional and Global Powerhouse

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(B, G, X)

Credit point(s):1
Offerings: Trimester 2
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:L Hancock
Incompatible with: AIP346
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The EU has emerged as a regional powerhouse in global terms and a distinctive transnational federal and supranational regional entity. The unit is designed to introduce students to the process of European integration that has transformed post-1945 Europe. It draws on an inter-disciplinary approach and is focused on exploring the foundational treaties, key institutions and governance systems of the union, with an emphasis on contemporary policy development and the EU today; including enlargement, social and environmental policy and the EU as a global actor.


Class presentations (20%), Two assignments 2000 words each (40% each)

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