Law of the European Union



2016 Spring

About This Class

The course will provide an introduction to European Union Law. It will cover the evolution and structure of the European Union, its institutions and law making process, the hierarchy and interaction of the different sources of law, and the role of the European Court of Justice and the national court systems in interpreting and applying EU law. After a general overview of the structure, principles and provisions of EU law, the course will cover several substantive areas in greater depth. Students will learn to navigate the different sources of EU law and understand the important decisions of the ECJ.
Method of Evaluation:   two-hour in-class exam.

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