Institute: Szervezési és Vezetési Intézet (1084 Budapest, Tavaszmező u. 17.) Credit: 2
Type of classes: Nappali Language: angol Semester: 2019/20/1
Level: Környezetmérnök szak;
Responsible Teacher: Dr. habil. Michelberger Pál Teacher(s): Borbás László;
Pre requirements: angol nyelvi elõkövetelmény
Consultations (total/week): Heti Lectures: 1 Practice lectures: 0 Labs: 0 Consultations: 0
Type of Exam: félévközi jegy
Aim of the subject: The students should aquire the basic knowledge about the EU institutions such as the Parliament, Commettee and the Council. It is also important that
understand the different policies of the EU taking into consideration the interests of Hungary.
Requirements during the semester
(homeworks, essays,
excercises, teamworks,
part and final
oral/written exam etc.):
Written paper on week 7.
Week of
Topics of lectures/practices
1. The History of the EU. The institutional background of the community.
2. The three pillars of the EU. The fiscal and monetary cooperation inside the EU. The Single Market
3. The common policies of the EU. The common budget of the community. The extension of the EU.
4. The environmental policy of the EU and the integration of Hungary.
5. The EU s R and D and I , industrial , energy and entrepreneurial policy. Greening in the EU.
6. EU s regional policy and its impact on Hungary. Social and labour policy of the EU.
7. Funding in the European Union. Cohesion and Structural Funds. Principles of subsidies in the EU.
Compulsory literature: Horváth Zoltán: Handbook on the European Union. HVG-OPAC 2012. ISBN: 978 963 258 1460
Presentations of the lecturer
Suggested literature: The official website of the EU.