EU Administration and Policies

Public Administration
5 ECTS; 3º Ano, 2º Semestre, 45,0 TP + 15,0 OT

Lecturer

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
The students should become familiar with the origins an policies underlying the construction of the European Union.
They sould also be able to submit an application to the EU.

Program
The European Union. Its basic structure and attached organisations. The community policies and its evolution. The enlargement of the EU. The future of Europe.EU funding.

Evaluation Methodology
One test, practical coursework and exam.

Bibliography
- Valério, N. (2010). A História da União Europeia. Lisboa: Editorial presença
- Vila Maior, P. (2007). O Dédalo da União Europeia: entre Integração e desintegração. Porto: Edições Universidade Fernando Pessoa
- Calado, A. (2004). O alargamento e a economia da União Europeia. Lisboa: Tribuna
- Almond, G. (2006). European Politics Today. Nova Iorque: Longman

Method of interaction
Lectures and tutorials

Software used in class