Undergraduate Modules

The Politics and Government of the European Union

This module will provide students with a working knowledge of European integration, and of the main institutions of the European Union, including the Council of Ministers, the Commission and the Parliament. The module consists of a series of lectures on the history and institutions of the European Union, and seminars to discuss issues raised in the lectures.

Second Year Module
Semester Two
Module Code: POL206

Teaching Methods:

  • 12 one-hour lectures
  • 12 one-hour seminars


  • 2000 word essay
  • 2 hour exam