The EU as a Global Actor (942M3)
30 credits, Level 7 (Masters)
In this module you explore the EU’s external relations law with third countries and international organisations such as the WTO.
You critically analyse:
- the legal basis for the EU’s role as a global actor
- the case-law of the Court of Justice
- the key institutional players.
The module provides a survey of the main fields of EU external action.
Teaching and assessment
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Contact hours and workload
This module is approximately 300 hours of work. This breaks down into about 22 hours of contact time and about 278 hours of independent study. The University may make minor variations to the contact hours for operational reasons, including timetabling requirements.
This module is running in the academic year 2020/21. We also plan to offer it in future academic years. It may become unavailable due to staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of such changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.
This module is offered on the following courses: