Checking date: 04/05/2020

Course: 2019/2020

European Union Law
Study: Dual Bachelor in Law and Business Administration (229)


Department assigned to the subject: Department of International Law, Ecclesiastical Law and Philosophy of Law, Department of Public State Law

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS


Students are expected to have completed
Theory of Law, Constitutional Law and Public International Law
Competences and skills that will be acquired and learning results. Further information on this link
The aim of the course is to get acquainted with basic aspects of the European Union, its legal order and institutions. In addition, the main EU policies will be covered in the course.
Description of contents: programme
From the European Communities to the European Union Competence system and relations between the European Union and the Member States Institutional Framework of the EU EU Legal Order and its principles The Jurisdictional System of the EU EU Citizenship and Human Rights Common Space on Freedom, Security and Justice and the internal market EU External Action
Learning activities and methodology
Theoretical training will be combined with a practical training based on the analysis of relevant case law, and the recommended readings in each face-to-face session. Exceptionally, to the above mentioned working methodology could be added a theoretical proof depending on the estimations of the Professor in charge of the teaching.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 50
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 50
Basic Bibliography
  • Barnard, C. y Peers, S.. European Union Law. Oxford UP. 2017
  • Craig & De Burca. EU law. Oxford University Press. 2015
  • Eeckhout, P. and López-Escudero, M.. The European Union's External Action in Times of Crisis. Hart. 2016
  • Geiger, R. et. al (ed). Commentary on the TEU/TFEU. Cambridge UP. 2015
  • Hailbronner, R and Thym, D.. EU Immigration and Asylum Law. Beck-Hart. 2016
  • J. Van Der Harst [et al.]. European Citizenship in Perspective. Elgar. 2018
  • J. Van Der Harst [et al.]. European Citizenship in Perspective. Elgar. 2018
  • Moreiro González, C. J. . Procedimientos Administrativos y Judiciales de la UE. Difusión Jurídica. 2012
  • Platsas, A. E.. The Harmonisation of National Legal Systems. Elgar. 2017
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