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QLLM449 EU Environmental Law 1 (Sem 1)

Module description

European Union Environmental Law I focuses on European Union's environmental protection regime. The European Union provides a highly complex set of rules and institutional arrangements, unique in nature, in its institutional and constitutional organisation in relation to the member states. This course will give an insight to the general aspects of EU environmental law, such as the structure governing environmental policies, how does this policy fits in within the broader spectrum and purpose of the EU, the connection between environmental protection and trade, the monitoring and application of EU environmental law and finally its effect beyond the EU territory.

Prerequisites

None

Applicable Groupings

Mode of Assessment

7,500 word course essay

Credits

22.5 credits

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