EU's eksterne rolle

2018/2019

Modulets indhold, forløb og pædagogik

 

To provide students with factual knowledge about the external role of the EU; that is, both the external policies of the EU and the impact of European integration on the surrounding countries.

To provide students with an in-depth insight into the institutions of the EU and the decision making processes in relation to external policies, and to provide students with theoretical knowledge relevant to understanding the developments in this area.

The course will examine the development of the institutional architecture of the EU with a focus on external policies and the main EU policies in this area. In addition, the unintended impact of EU policy on the world outside the EU will also be discussed. Relevant theories in this context will be discussed thoroughly. The module will form the basis of further theoretical and practical work within the field in the project module of the semester.

 

Læringsmål

Viden

  • possess factual knowledge of theories and practices within the field of the external role of the EU and can reflect on these on a scientific basis
  • possess knowledge and understanding of themes within the field of the external role of the EU and various approaches to the study of these.

Færdigheder

  • can apply their knowledge within the module’s subject areas to select theories that serve the analytical purpose and at the same time remain

Kompetencer

  • can reflect and argue on the basis of scientific knowledge

Undervisningsform

The module consists of lectures and seminars, possibly with exercises and student contributions.

Omfang og forventet arbejdsindsats

5 ECTS

Eksamen

Prøver

Prøvens navnThe External Role of the EU
Prøveform
Skriftlig
The module is evaluated at an internal individual written examination. The examination is a 48-hour take-home assignment comprising issues within the subject area of module 4. The assignment paper must not exceed eight pages.
ECTS5
Tilladte hjælpemidler
Alle skriftlige og alle elektroniske hjælpemidler
Bedømmelsesform7-trins-skala
CensurIntern prøve
VurderingskriterierThe grade 12: will be awarded to students who give an excellent performance and demonstrate that they have fulfilled the objectives for the module exhaustively or with only few insignificant omissions.
The grade 02: will be awarded to students who demonstrate that they have fulfilled the minimum acceptable level of the learning objectives above for the module, i.e. at least basic knowledge of the main theories and topics that are treated in the course literature.

Fakta om modulet

Engelsk titelThe External Role of the EU
ModulkodeKAINF20174
ModultypeKursus
Varighed1 semester
SemesterEfterår
ECTS5
UndervisningssprogEngelsk
TompladsJa
UndervisningsstedCampus Aalborg
Modulansvarlig

Organisation

StudienævnStudienævnet for Internationale Forhold
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