INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences
Department of International Business
2017-2018

SYLLABUS
Code Name Level Year Semester
IBS 332 EU Integration and Bosnian Economy Undergraduate 3 Spring
Status Number of ECTS Credits Class Hours Per Week Total Hours Per Semester Language
Non-area Elective 5 2 + 1 0

Instructor Assistant Coordinator
Nataša TANDIR, Assist. Prof. Dr. Natasa Tandir Nataša TANDIR, Assist. Prof. Dr.
[email protected] [email protected] no email

COURSE OBJECTIVE

COURSE CONTENT
Week
Topic
  1. Introduction and overview, EU in numbers
  2. History of EU
  3. Treaties and Institutions of EU
  4. EU Policies and Decision Making
  5. Monetary Integration
  6. Budget of EU
  7. Preparation for Midterm
  8. Midterm exam
  9. Membership criteria - Who can join
  10. Neighbourhood countries on their road to European Union
  11. The BIH economy in transition period
  12. The BIH and the region
  13. Argument for and against BiH entering EU
  14. Discussion - Projects
  15. Preparation for Final Exam

LABORATORY/PRACTICE PLAN
Week
Topic

    TEACHING/ASSESSMENT
    Description
    • Interactive Lectures
    • Presentation
    • Discussions and group work
    • Assignments
    • Case Studies
    • Guest instructor
    • Use of educational films
    Description (%)
    Method Quantity Percentage (%)
    Midterm Exam(s)30
    Presentation120
    Term Paper110
    Final Exam140
    Total: 100
    Learning outcomes
      TEXTBOOK(S)
      • Course material

      ECTS (Allocated based on student) WORKLOAD
      Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load
      Lecture (14 weeks x Lecture hours per week) 0
      Laboratory / Practice (14 weeks x Laboratory/Practice hours per week) 0
      Midterm Examination (1 week) 0
      Final Examination(1 week) 0
      Preparation for Midterm Examination 0
      Preparation for Final Examination 0
      Assignment / Homework/ Project 0
      Seminar / Presentation 0
      Total Workload: 0
      ECTS Credit (Total workload/25): 0