Instruction

Name Cr Method of study Time Location Organiser
Cancelled CANCELLED: Advanced Internal Market Law 5 Cr Seminar 31.3.2020 - 24.4.2020
Advanced Internal Market Law 5 Cr Seminar 1.4.2019 - 25.4.2019
Advanced Internal Market Law 5 Cr Seminar 9.4.2018 - 26.4.2018

Target group

This course is aimed at students in the Master´s Programme in International Business Law (IBL). Other law degree students and law exchange students are welcome to attend this course as well.

Students from other faculties must first apply for the right to take this course before they can register for this course.

Prerequisites

Students must have prepared written research papers before taking this course. This requirement is flexible only where students unequivocally demonstrate the ability to produce similar work. Students without prior studies in EU law must undertake to self-study the basics (e.g. Foundations of EU law) prior to enrolment.

Learning outcomes

Students will examine and develop an understanding of key issues in internal market law. Students will be able to research and write a note on a key recent case or legislative proposal.

Timing

IV teaching period

Contents

Current case law of the Court of Justice of the European Union and/or key pending and recently passed legislative proposals relevant to the EU internal market. Core knowledge on the fundamental freedoms and approximation of law in the internal market.

Completion

Interactive lecture course (compulsory attendance) including introductory session discussing current key issues in the internal market. Written papers prepared and presented in subsequent sessions.

Activities and teaching methods in support of learning

Introductory lectures, introduction to research on the internal market, preparation of papers, presentation of papers, comments on peer work.

Study materials

As background reading, we recommend Barnard, C: Substantive Law of the EU (available in library, two most recent editions are acceptable as background reading). Information on case law of the Court of Justice is available online via the curia website. Information on EU legislative proposals and recent legislation is available online via eur-lex.

Assessment practices and criteria

Final written paper is assessed on the general scale, with this grade modified to account for excellent or weak classroom performance (+-1).

Recommended optional studies

Students without prior studies in EU law must undertake to self-study the basics (e.g. Foundations of EU law) prior to enrolment.