Introduction to European Union Law

Course Catalog Number: 
5351
Course Credits: 
3
Course Type: 
Lecture
Graduation Requirements: 
International / Comparative
Course Priority: 
General Enrollment Course
Standard Courses

This course is a wide introduction to the law of the European Union. The course will begin with an examination of the history and institutions of the European Community, including the legislative process. Particular attention will be given to the European Court and the course will examine the specific powers the Court holds. Additional topics will include internal market, competition policy, external relations, environmental protection, and fundamental rights.