• EUFK2001
  • EU Integration

  • Credits (ECTS): 5
  • Accounting and Finance

Modules are delivered
as part of a programme.
To apply for the
see the DIT website

Module Description

This module is an introduction to the institutions, functions and main policies of the European Union with particular emphasis on their on Ireland.

Module Aims

The aim of this module is to give students an understanding of how the EU functions and the impact of its policies and institutions on the economies and societies of its member states

Indicative Syllabus

Environmental and Energy policy
From the Single Market to the ?New Europe?
Historical evolution of the EU
Movement of labour, immigration and asylum
Recent Developments: The Lisbon Treaty
Social and Employment Policies
The Common Foreign and Security Policy
The EU Budget
The decision-making institutions of the EU


Please note that the catalogue is provided as a guide to modules in DIT. Not all modules listed will necessarily be offered every year and new modules may also be added. Information subject to change. For detail on specific programmes/modules please contact the relevant School directly.