280.800 Cohesion Policy of the EU
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2023W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC
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Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • LectureTube course
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to understand the general institutional structure of the EU and to use this expertise to explain political processes in the Union. Additionally, they can identify spatial and economic structures and major trends of european regional development to consider relevant challenges for the european integration process. Especially, the students are qualified to understand the main instruments, concepts and measures of European cohesion policies, to apply them in practice and to develop a critical view on their spatial and structural effects.

 

Subject of course

1  The European Union 

  1.  History of European integration
  2.  Contractual framework of the European Union
  3.  EU policies
  4.  EU bodies
  5.  EU legislation
  6.  EU budget

2  Economic disparities in Europe

  1.  Basic data
  2.  Regional GDP and employment
  3.  Factors of regional competitiveness

3  Cohesion Policy

  1.  Basics (framework, implementation, instruments)
  2.  Types of Operational Programmes
  3.  Financing
  4.  Cohesion Programmes in Austria
  5.  Effects of cohesion policy

4  Other relevant EU-policies

  1.  Common Agricultural Policy [CAP]
  2.  Transeuropean Networks [TEN]
  3.  European Spatial Policies [ESDP]

Teaching methods

Detection of currents problems

Critical debate on institutions and instruments

Discussion of case studies

Mode of examination

Oral

Additional information

Die Kapitel 2-4 werden in Präsenz im Hörsaal 6 (mit Livestream über TUWEL) auf Grundlagen von Folien (download über TUWEL) vorgetragen und diskutiert. Zu Kapitel 1 werden Vortragsvideos (über TUWEL verlinkt) zur Verfügung gestellt, die am 27.10.2022 in Präsenz kurz zusammengefasst und (mit der Möglichkeit für Fragen) nachbesprochen werden.

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Thu11:00 - 12:0019.10.2023Hörsaal 6 - RPL Vorbesprechung
Thu11:00 - 13:0009.11.2023 - 25.01.2024Hörsaal 6 - RPL Vorlesungseinheit
Cohesion Policy of the EU - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Thu19.10.202311:00 - 12:00Hörsaal 6 - RPL Vorbesprechung
Thu09.11.202311:00 - 13:00Hörsaal 6 - RPL Chapter 1: Diskussion of presentation videos
Thu16.11.202311:00 - 13:00Hörsaal 6 - RPL Chapter 2: Economic disparities in Europe I
Thu23.11.202311:00 - 13:00Hörsaal 6 - RPL Chapter 2: Economic disparities in Europe II
Thu30.11.202311:00 - 13:00Hörsaal 6 - RPL Chapter 3: Cohesion policy I
Thu07.12.202311:00 - 13:00Hörsaal 6 - RPL Chapter 3: Cohesion policy II
Thu14.12.202311:00 - 13:00Hörsaal 6 - RPL Chapter 3: Cohesion policy III
Thu21.12.202311:00 - 13:00Hörsaal 6 - RPL Chapter 3: Cohesion policy IV
Thu11.01.202411:00 - 13:00Hörsaal 6 - RPL Chapter 3: Cohesion policy V
Thu18.01.202411:00 - 13:00Hörsaal 6 - RPL Chapter 4: CAP / TEN / ESDP I
Thu25.01.202411:00 - 13:00Hörsaal 6 - RPL Chapter 4: CAP / TEN / ESDP II

Examination modalities

individual oral examination (approx. 20 minutes)

Exams

DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Wed10:00 - 12:0006.03.2024 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/2674907358oral30.11.2023 14:00 - 05.03.2024 23:59TISSPrüfung WS23/24
Mon10:00 - 12:0018.03.2024 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/2674907358oral30.11.2023 14:00 - 17.03.2024 23:59TISSPrüfung WS23/24
Mon10:00 - 12:0022.04.2024 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/2674907358oral30.11.2023 14:00 - 21.04.2024 23:59TISSPrüfung WS23/24
Fri10:00 - 12:0017.05.2024 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/2674907358oral30.11.2023 14:00 - 16.05.2024 23:59TISSPrüfung WS23/24
Mon10:00 - 12:0010.06.2024 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/2674907358written30.11.2023 14:00 - 09.06.2024 23:59TISSPrüfung WS23/24
Mon10:00 - 12:0008.07.2024 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/2674907358oral30.11.2023 14:00 - 07.07.2024 23:59TISSPrüfung WS23/24

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
30.08.2023 09:00

Curricula

Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
033 240 Spatial Planning Mandatory5. SemesterSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase

Literature

No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

Basic understanding of spatial development and rough overview on instruments of spatial planning.

Language

German