Baillet Latour Chair: The Euro-Russian partnership: challenges and processes

leusl2308  2017-2018  Louvain-la-Neuve

Baillet Latour Chair: The Euro-Russian partnership: challenges and processes
5 credits
30.0 h
de Wilde d'Estmael Tanguy;
LEUSL2012 "Exernal Action of the EU"
Main themes
The main themes included in the study of Euro-Russian relations can be synthesized in accordance to the 4 EU-Russia " common spaces " These "common spaces", covers economic issues, energy and environment; freedom, security and justice; external security; research and education, including cultural aspects.

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :


This course offers a thorough analysis of challenges arising in the relations between Russia and Europe. It covers political, economical, and security issues in this area, and the institutional tools available for dealing with them. A special attention is dedicated to the EU's external policy from 1988 until today. The overall objective is to provide students with a comprehensive view of the challenges and the processes of the Euro-Russian "common space".


The contribution of this Teaching Unit to the development and command of the skills and learning outcomes of the programme(s) can be accessed at the end of this sheet, in the section entitled “Programmes/courses offering this Teaching Unit”.
This course covers a wide spectrum of topics (trade, hard and soft security, economy, history, mutual perceptions): it requires at least some knowledge of fundamentals in political science and international relations as well as some previous education in EU policies and capabilities.
Evaluation methods
Written or oral examination.
Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Master [120] in Political Sciences: General

Master [120] in European Studies

Master [120] in Political Sciences: International Relations

Master [120] in Interpreting

Master [120] in Public Administration

Master [120] in Translation

Master [120] in Ancient Languages and Literatures: Oriental Studies

Master [60] in Political Sciences: General