Course Title : Integration History and EU Institutions
Code Course
Credits ECTS
PIR 301-1 D 6 3 0 0 3.00 5
Lecturer and Office Hours
Teaching Assistant and Office Hours
Language Albanian
Course Level
Description This course is focused in the history of the European integration since the period of post world War 1 , until today. The course will treat with details the creation of the first three European communities, the treaties and the expansion wave of the European Union. Another main point will be the treating of the positions of the EU members for the new expansions and the treaty decisions.
Objectives Students will be provided with knowledge for the Eu since its begining until today. They will be able to analyse the politics of the nations that are members of the EU , in very important periods of the Europen Union development.
Course Outline
1Europe between the two World Wars
2Europe after the second World War
3Marshall Plan and his impact
4Institutional Evolution of the European Communities
5Actual Institutional System
6Legal Acts of the European Community
7Justice Court of the European Community / Gjykata e Shkallës së Parë
8Midterm Exam
9The expansion waves of the European Community
10Charle De Gaulle and his politics influenced in Komunitetin Evropian
11Treaties of the European Union
12Komuniteti si njësi dhe person juridik ndërkombëtar
13Europe after the 2000’s
14The Lisbon Treaty and his challanges
15The future of the European Union
16Final Exam
Other References
Laboratory Work
Computer Usage
Learning Outcomes and Competences
1Students will get familiarized with the stages of the integration process through which it has passed Albania
2Students will gain knowledge on the basic terms of the process of integration into Euro-Atlantic structures
Course Evaluation Methods
In-term studies Quantity Percentage
Term Projects00
Contribution of in-term studies to overall grade50
Contribution of final examination to overall grade50
ECTS (Allocated Based on Student) Workload
Activities Quantity Duration
Total Workload
Course Duration (Including the exam week : 16 x Total course hours) 16348
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14456
Assignments 000
Midterms 11010
Final examination 11111
Other 000
Total Work Load 125
Total Work Load / 25 (hours) 5

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