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Archived Curricula Guide 2011–2012
Curricula Guide is archieved. Please refer to current Curricula Guides
KVPIES1 Jean Monnet Course on European Integration and Enlargement 3–5 ECTS
Organised by
International Relations/ISSS
Person in charge
Jean Monnet Professor Pami Aalto

Learning outcomes

To develop an advanced interdisciplinary understanding of the main approaches to and theories of European integration and an ability to apply them to the enlargement of the European Union (EU).


1. Introductory lecture by the Jean Monnet professor on the organisation and academic division of labour between European Studies and European Union Studies across various social scientific and other disciplines.ok
2. Discipline-by-discipline overview lectures of the main approaches to and/or theories of European integration in various fields of research. Each overview lecture will be followed by an illustration/application of the main approaches and/or theories discussed on the empirical topic of EU enlargement. Each contributing discipline (lecturer) in turn will thus present the approaches and/or theories specific to the discipline and apply them to the same case of EU enlargement.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 36 h 0 h

Teaching language


Modes of study

Participation in lectures + exam + individual essay writing + seminar (5 ECTS)


Participation in lectures + exam (3 ECTS)


Numeric 1-5.

Study materials



A list of required additional reading will be distributed to the students in class

Belongs to following study modules

School of Management
School of Communication, Media and Theatre
School of Management
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
School of Management