Constitutional Aspects of EU Integration

Credits: 
4
Objectives: 

This course aims at providing an understanding of the development of European Constitutional Law. The course will concentrate on the European constitutional system and its specificities.

Contents: 

1. European integration process.

2. Constitutional aspects of EU institutions and related Jurisprudence of the ECJ.

3. ECSC, EEC, EC, and EU Treaties; Convention on the future of the European Union; Constitutional Treaty, Lisbon Treaty.

4. European Union citizenship.

5. Democracy and legitimacy in the EU.

Key words: 
European integration process, Constitutional aspects of EU institutions and related Jurisprudence of the ECJ, Convention on the future of the European Union, ECSC, EEC and EU Treaties, European Union citizenship, democracy and legitimacy in the EU
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