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030600 KU Introduction to European Union Law (2020W)

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


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 56 participants
Language: English


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Tuesday 13.10. 11:30 - 14:00 Digital
Tuesday 20.10. 11:30 - 14:00 Digital
Tuesday 27.10. 11:30 - 14:00 Digital
Tuesday 03.11. 11:30 - 14:00 Digital
Tuesday 10.11. 11:30 - 14:00 Digital
Tuesday 17.11. 11:30 - 14:00 Digital
Tuesday 24.11. 11:30 - 14:00 Digital
Tuesday 15.12. 11:30 - 14:00 Digital
Tuesday 12.01. 11:30 - 14:00 Digital


Aims, contents and method of the course

The course aims at providing students with the basic knowledge about the European Union law.

The course will use moodle and its web conferencing plugin BigBlueButton.

Assessment and permitted materials

One unseen, written, closed book exam with open questions. (90 minutes working time).

You may bring the Treaties (TEU, TFEU) as well as necessary regulations and directives.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

One exam must be positive.
Attendance for the main exam is mandatory.

Examination topics

Historical background and evolution of the treaties, the EU institutions, sources of EU law, legal status of the EU, law-making in the EU, judicial protection in the EU, internal market overview and free movement of goods and relevant case law respectively.

Reading list

"Introduction to the Legal System of the European Union“ (Course Textbook), available for participants.

Association in the course directory

Last modified: Mo 05.10.2020 10:08