LAW41920 Advanced EU Economic Law

Academic Year 2022/2023

This module explores the key European Union legal policies intended to secure the operation of the Internal Market. The legal policies examined in this module include:
- free movement of goods
- free movement of services
- free movement of workers and families
- competition

The module will be delivered through lectures and seminars, both of which students are expected to attend. Students are required to read and prepare prescribed material for seminars.

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Curricular information is subject to change

Learning Outcomes:

On completion of this module, students should be able to:
i) Outline the development of the EU internal market and its legal sources;
ii) Identify discrete legal issues in hypothetical scenarios in relation to the four freedoms;
iii) Advise on the applicability of EU law to concrete problems;
iv) Critically discuss the evolution of the CJEU’s case-law in relation to the subject matter of the module.

Student Effort Hours: 
Student Effort Type Hours
Autonomous Student Learning




Seminar (or Webinar)




Approaches to Teaching and Learning:
The module will be delivered by way of live and pre-recorded lectures. In addition, students will be taught in a smaller seminar group with a total of 4 seminars throughout the trimester. Seminars require a high degree of interaction and students are expected to discuss prepared question based on prescribed readings. 
Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations

Not applicable to this module.

Module Requisites and Incompatibles
LAW41930 - Advanced EU Constitutional Law

LAW10440 - Law in Europe, LAW20340 - EU Economic Law, LAW40810 - Law in the EU: Theory&Practice

Assessment Strategy  
Description Timing Open Book Exam Component Scale Must Pass Component % of Final Grade
Examination: 2-hour closed book written exam 2 hour End of Trimester Exam No Graded No


Carry forward of passed components
Resit In Terminal Exam
Autumn Yes - 2 Hour
Please see Student Jargon Buster for more information about remediation types and timing. 
Feedback Strategy/Strategies

• Group/class feedback, post-assessment

How will my Feedback be Delivered?

Written feedback to class will be given after the assessment grading has been completed by posting a document on Brightspace

Timetabling information is displayed only for guidance purposes, relates to the current Academic Year only and is subject to change.
Lecture Offering 1 Week(s) - 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33 Fri 13:00 - 14:50
Seminar Offering 1 Week(s) - 23, 25, 29, 31 Wed 11:00 - 12:50