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POLVOA22/S22 The Euro Crisis in Perspective 5–10 ECTS
Implementation is also a part of open university teaching
Period I Period II Period III Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Intermediate studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Degree Programme in Politics
Political Science
School of Management

General description

The course critically examines the underlying structural and institutional causes of the Euro crisis. After completion, students will have a better understanding of the basic features of economic governance under the Economic and Monetary Union and the governance reforms implemented during the euro crisis. Students will be able to orient current developments within an appropriate historical context and understand the limitations this history imposes on the contemporary policy landscape.

Enrolment for University Studies

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Enrolment for Open University Studies

Beginning at 24th of November
Compulsory preceding course: POLPOP02 Introduction to Political Science


Michael Herman, Teacher responsible


6-Mar-2017 – 21-Apr-2017
Seminar 24 hours
Mon 6-Mar-2017 - 17-Apr-2017 weekly at 10-12, Main building C5
Fri 10-Mar-2017 - 21-Apr-2017 weekly at 12-14, Main building C5


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Evaluation criteria

The course is offered for both 5 ECTS and 10 ECTS. For 5 ECTS, students are required to complete two 1000 word critical review essays and a long essay of 8-12 pages. Students wishing to take the course for 10 ECTS must write an exam in addition to the above.

Further information

Compulsory preceding studies: POLPOP02 Introduction to Political Science (exchange students: equivalent studies at home university).