DIPLOMATIC HISTORY: THE PROCESS OF EUROPEAN INTEGRATION

Course Information
TitleΔΙΠΛΩΜΑΤΙΚΗ ΙΣΤΟΡΙΑ: Η ΠΟΡΕΙΑ ΤΗΣ ΕΥΡΩΠΑΪΚΗΣ ΕΝΟΠΟΙΗΣΗΣ / DIPLOMATIC HISTORY: THE PROCESS OF EUROPEAN INTEGRATION
CodeΔΕΝΣΒ05
FacultyLaw
SchoolLaw
Cycle / Level2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID600016772

Programme of Study: International and European Legal Studies

Registered students: 11
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective Courses217.5
DIKAIO TĪS EURŌPAÏKĪS ENŌSĪSElective Courses217.5
IDIŌTIKO DIETHNES DIKAIO KAI DIKAIO TŌN DIETHNŌN SYNALLAGŌNElective Courses217.5
DĪMOSIO DIETHNES DIKAIOElective Courses217.5

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
600134078
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
General Prerequisites
A general knowledge of 20th century European History is required. A general knowledge of the institutions and functions of the European Union is desirable, as provided by the undergraduate programme of the School of Law.
Learning Outcomes
In the framework of the course, students are expected that they will: (a) familiarize themselves with the historic evolution of the unfinished process of European which affects several aspects of the life of citizens and the functioning of states which participate to the European Union, (b) acquire knowledge necessary in order to comprehend the functioning of the European institutions and the legal and political realities of the European Union, (c) become aware of the historical dimensions of several of the issues facing the European Union and its member states, (d) acquire the background of knowledge necessary to access the principal theories of integration, (e) learn the historical method of analysis, (f) familiarize themselves with the study of multiple sources and the drafting of focused working papers.
General Competences
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Work autonomously
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
tudents are expected to focus on the course of European integration from the interwar period to the Treaty of Lisbon. The course is structured around the landmarks of this course, such as the European Recovery Programme (Marshall Plan), the setting up of the European Communities, the successive enlargements of the Communities, major crises, and the deepening initiatives which led to the Treaty of the European Union and its successive revisions until Lisbon, in 2007.
Keywords
European integration
Educational Material Types
  • Multimedia
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Description
Student participation is assisted by a list of internet sources and substantial bibliography. The command of the English language is essential for accessing the sources.
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures261.0
Reading Assigment753
Written assigments502
Exams371.5
Total1887.5
Student Assessment
Description
Active participation in class, indicating preparation on the basis of reading material (33%) Written essay (33%) Written final examination (33%)
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative)
  • Prepared participation in class
Bibliography
Additional bibliography for study
Πηγές στο διαδίκτυο: https://europa.eu/european-union/about-eu_en https://www.cvce.eu/en Bibliography: Buonano, Laurie and Neill Nugent, Policies and Policy Processes of the EU, Palgrave Macmillan, 2013 Cini, Michelle and Nieves Perez-Solorzano Borragan, European Union Politics, 5th Edition, Oxford University Press, 2016 van Meurs, Wim, et al., The Unfinished History of European Integration, Amsterdam University Press (February 15, 2018), 978-9462988149 Gilbert, Mark, European Integration: A Concise History, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers; Revised, Updated ed. edition (November 17, 2011), 978-0742566644 Nugent, Neill, The Government and Politics of the European Union, Palgrave Macmillan, New York, 2010 Stirk, Peter M.R., A History of European Integration Since 1914, London: Pinter Pub. Ltd (March 1, 2000), 978-0826455260
Last Update
15-05-2019