FM2532 European integration

Programme course, 10 ECTS credits, Second cycle, autumn semester 2013

Overview

Course period

2013-September-02 until
2013-October-13

Mode of delivery

On campus (face-to-face), Day-time, full-time

Teaching location

Karlskrona

Language of instruction

English

Syllabus in English

There is no syllabus in English.

Application and tuition fee

Concern most citizens outside the EU/EEA*.
Application fee: 900 SEK
Tuition fee: 16667 SEK
First payment: 16667 SEK
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Main field of study

Spatial Planning

Level

A1N

Admission

Prerequisites

Course period

2013-September-02 until
2013-October-13

Mode of delivery

On campus (face-to-face), Day-time, full-time

Teaching location

Karlskrona

Language of instruction

English

Syllabus in English

There is no syllabus in English.

Application and tuition fee

Concern most citizens outside the EU/EEA*.
Application fee: 900 SEK
Tuition fee: 16667 SEK
First payment: 16667 SEK
Read more

Main field of study

Spatial Planning

Level

A1N

Learning Outcomes

Content

Learning outcomes

After completion of the course the student will:
  • Be able to account for the main features of the historical development of the EU and its institutions
  • Be able to account for the emergence and development of European planning and territorial policy in the EU
  • Be able to present different theoretical perspectives on European integration

Generic Skills

The course will develop the following general
competencies:
  • Critical and reflective attitude
  • Ability to analyse problems from different perspectives
  • Oral and written communication in English

Course literature and other teaching material

Lista
Kurslitteratur och övriga lärresurser

Cini, M. (ed.) (2003) European Union Politics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Davoudi, S (2006) ‘Evidence-Based Planning: Rhetoric and Reality’, disP Journal, 165, Vol 42, pp.
14-24.
Dühr, S. et al (2010) European Spatial Planning and Territorial Cooperation. Abingdon: Routledge.
European Commission & Fontaine, P. (2003) Europe in 12 Lessons. Luxembourg: Office for Official
Publications of the European Communities.
European Union (2005) Territorial State and Perspectives of the European Union: A background
document. [Available at: http:www.bmvbs.de/Anlage/original_1005296/The-Territorial-State-and-Perspectives-of-the-European-Union.pdf]
European Union (2007) Territorial Agenda of the European Union. [Available at: http:www.bmvbs.de/Anlage/original_1005295/Territorial-Agenda-of-the-European-Union-Agreed-on-25-May-2007-accessible.pdf]
Faludi, A. (ed) (2007) Territorial Cohesion and the European Model of Society, Cambridge, Mass.:
Lincoln Institute of Land Policy.
Faludi, A & B. Waterhout (2006) ‘Introducing Evidence-Based Planning’, disP Journal, 165, Vol 42,
pp. 4-13.
Fontaine, P. (2000) A New Idea for Europe: The Schuman Declaration 1950-2000. Luxembourg:
Office for Official Publications of the European Communities.
Jensen, O. B. & Richardson, T. (2004) Making European Space: Mobility, Power and Territorial
Identity. London: Routledge.
McCormick, J ( 2005) Understanding the European Union: A Concise Introduction. Third Edition.
Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.
Wallace, H., Wallace, W. & Pollack, M.A. (eds.) (2005) Policy-Making in the European Union. Fifth
edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Kapitel 2, 3, 12, 16.
Waterhout, B. (2008) The Institutionalisation of European Spatial Planning. Delft: Delft Univ press.

Course period

2013-September-02 until
2013-October-13

Mode of delivery

On campus (face-to-face), Day-time, full-time

Teaching location

Karlskrona

Language of instruction

English

Syllabus in English

There is no syllabus in English.

Application and tuition fee

Concern most citizens outside the EU/EEA*.
Application fee: 900 SEK
Tuition fee: 16667 SEK
First payment: 16667 SEK
Read more

Main field of study

Spatial Planning

Level

A1N

Stucture - Literature

Course literature and other teaching material

Lista
Kurslitteratur och övriga lärresurser

Cini, M. (ed.) (2003) European Union Politics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Davoudi, S (2006) ‘Evidence-Based Planning: Rhetoric and Reality’, disP Journal, 165, Vol 42, pp.
14-24.
Dühr, S. et al (2010) European Spatial Planning and Territorial Cooperation. Abingdon: Routledge.
European Commission & Fontaine, P. (2003) Europe in 12 Lessons. Luxembourg: Office for Official
Publications of the European Communities.
European Union (2005) Territorial State and Perspectives of the European Union: A background
document. [Available at: http:www.bmvbs.de/Anlage/original_1005296/The-Territorial-State-and-Perspectives-of-the-European-Union.pdf]
European Union (2007) Territorial Agenda of the European Union. [Available at: http:www.bmvbs.de/Anlage/original_1005295/Territorial-Agenda-of-the-European-Union-Agreed-on-25-May-2007-accessible.pdf]
Faludi, A. (ed) (2007) Territorial Cohesion and the European Model of Society, Cambridge, Mass.:
Lincoln Institute of Land Policy.
Faludi, A & B. Waterhout (2006) ‘Introducing Evidence-Based Planning’, disP Journal, 165, Vol 42,
pp. 4-13.
Fontaine, P. (2000) A New Idea for Europe: The Schuman Declaration 1950-2000. Luxembourg:
Office for Official Publications of the European Communities.
Jensen, O. B. & Richardson, T. (2004) Making European Space: Mobility, Power and Territorial
Identity. London: Routledge.
McCormick, J ( 2005) Understanding the European Union: A Concise Introduction. Third Edition.
Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.
Wallace, H., Wallace, W. & Pollack, M.A. (eds.) (2005) Policy-Making in the European Union. Fifth
edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Kapitel 2, 3, 12, 16.
Waterhout, B. (2008) The Institutionalisation of European Spatial Planning. Delft: Delft Univ press.

Learning methods

Work placement

No work placement is included in the planned learning activities. BTH is aiming for a close contact with the surrounding community when developing courses and programmes.

Teachers

Examiner
Jan-Evert Nilsson

Course Manager
Alina Lidén

Planned learning activities

Time allocation

On average, a student should study 270 hours to reach the learning outcomes. This time includes all the various available learning activities (lectures, self studies, examinations, etc.). This estimation is based on the fact that one academic year counts as 60 ECTS credits, corresponding to an average student workload of 1 600 hours. This may vary individually.

Course period

2013-September-02 until
2013-October-13

Mode of delivery

On campus (face-to-face), Day-time, full-time

Teaching location

Karlskrona

Language of instruction

English

Syllabus in English

There is no syllabus in English.

Application and tuition fee

Concern most citizens outside the EU/EEA*.
Application fee: 900 SEK
Tuition fee: 16667 SEK
First payment: 16667 SEK
Read more

Main field of study

Spatial Planning

Level

A1N

Examination

Assessments

Component examinations for the course
Code Title ECTS credits Grade
1210 Practical assignment 1.5 F-A
1220 Examination written 7 F-A
1230 Seminar 1.5 F-A

Grading

The course will be graded F Fail, FX Fail, E Sufficient, D Satisfactory, C Good, B Very good or A Excellent.

Future exams

No upcoming, centrally coordinated, examinations for this course were found.

To participate in a centrally coordinated examination, you must enroll in Student's Portal, no later than fifteen days before the examination.

Time and location for the examination will be published about 5 days in advance.

There might be other scheduled examinations. Information concerning these examinations are available in It's Learning or at other places that the person who is responsible of the course will refer to.

Course Evaluation

The course manager is responsible for the views of students on the course being systematically and regularly gathered and that the results of the evaluations in various forms affect the form and development of the course.

Course period

2013-September-02 until
2013-October-13

Mode of delivery

On campus (face-to-face), Day-time, full-time

Teaching location

Karlskrona

Language of instruction

English

Syllabus in English

There is no syllabus in English.

Application and tuition fee

Concern most citizens outside the EU/EEA*.
Application fee: 900 SEK
Tuition fee: 16667 SEK
First payment: 16667 SEK
Read more

Main field of study

Spatial Planning

Level

A1N

 

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