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030230 KU An Area of Freedom, Security and Justice of the EU (2020W)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 3 - Rechtswissenschaften
Continuous assessment of course work



max. 15 participants
Language: German



The preliminary meeting will take place online on 11.1.2020 at 4 p.m.. Additional information will be provided on Moodle in a timely manner.


Aims, contents and method of the course

The aim is to provide students with in-depth knowledge of the policy areas of the European Union "Area of freedom, security and justice" and "Civil protection" (including the "solidarity clause"). Students will also be given an overview of selected legal acts that are currently being negotiated and the associated legal and political problems. The focus is on asylum and migration policy as well as police cooperation at EU level. Furthermore, the historical development of the EU's policy areas in question is presented, essential ECJ decisions are analysed, primary legal provisions are explained and important secondary legal acts are presented.
Lecture with question and discussion possibilities.

Assessment and permitted materials

Presence, written exam at the end of the course

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Positive evaluation from 50% of the points in the written exam

Examination topics

The examination material depends on the scope of the presentation documents (Powerpoint presentation). Details of individual EU secondary legislation acts will not be examined.

Reading list

E.g. the relevant parts (chapters) of:
Schroeder, Basic Course in European Law
Klamert, EU law
Peers, EU Justice and Home Affairs Law

Association in the course directory

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