Europe and the law
Europe and the law

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Europe and the law

Learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • have a basic understanding of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR)

  • have an understanding of the European Union (EU)

  • acquire a basic knowledge about the EU institutions

  • acquire an understanding of the sources of EU law

  • acquire a knowledge of the interaction between EU law and domestic law.

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