|Translation of the Swedish course syllabus|
|Public Law: European Law, Advanced Level, 30 credits|
|(Offentlig rätt med europeisk inriktning, avancerad nivå, 30 högskolepoäng)|
|Main field of study:||Public Law|
|Academic school:||School of Social Sciences|
|Disciplinary domain:||Law 100%|
|Education cycle:||Second-cycle (Master)|
|Progressive specialisation:||A1N (Second cycle. Entry requirements: completed first-cycle course/s)|
|Language of instruction:||English|
|Valid from:||HT 2018 (autumn semester)|
This course syllabus was validated by the Faculty Board for Humanities, Social Sciences and Technology at Södertörn University on 2018-03-28 according to the stipulations in the Higher Education Ordinance.
Bachelor’s degree including 90 credits in Public Law or equivalent. Additionally, English 6 or equivalent
On completion of the course, the student is able to:
Knowledge and understanding
Competence and skills
Judgement and approach
|4.||Course content, modules and examinations
The course deals with the principles of good administration within EU law and how these principles are applied at the national level. In addition, the course is preparation for writing a Master’s dissertation (30 credits). The course may also be taken as an freestanding course.
1001, Principles of Good Administration in the EU, 15 credits
(Principerna om god förvaltning i EU, 15 högskolepoäng)
Grades permitted: U/G/VG
1002, Good Administration in the EU and Domestic Practice, 15 credits
(God förvaltning i EU och den nationella praktiken, 15 högskolepoäng)
Grades permitted: U/G/VG
The course consists of lectures, guest lectures, seminars, and study visits. The course also includes mandatory written and oral elements, in which seminar reports and cases descriptions must be done. Some tasks are individual, others are done as a group.
For both modules:
Single missed compulsory elements may, after instructions from the course coordinator, be compensated for through written hand-in assignments. For a Pass with Credit (VG) on the entire course a student must have passed all modules and have the equivalent of VG for at least 15 credits.
|The grading criteria are distributed prior to the start of a course or module.|
If there are changes in the reading list between semesters, a new list for the next semester is to be validated no later than July 15 and December 15 respectively.
|8.||Restrictions on accreditation
The course may not be accredited as part of a degree if the contents are partly or wholly the same as a course previously taken in Sweden or elsewhere.