School of Law

SOLM135 EU Environmental Law (Sem 1) (Not running 2019-20)

Module Description

This module 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.

Applicable Groupings

  • LLM in European Law
  • LLM in Environmental Law
  • LLM in Energy and Natural Resources Law

Mode of Assessment

3,000-4,000 word essay

Credits

15 Credits