Course author and teacher:
WANG Yuchen

Beijing Foreign Studies University - China

Denmark and European Integration

EURASIA Thematic Area: International Relations

Number of Credits: 2
Level: BA 


This new course is now a core course, part of the Danish Language and Literature Major Programme. The course content was elaborated as a result of WANG Yuchen’s participation in the second EURASIA training round held in Sofia, Bulgaria between 3rd 12th December, 2018. She was able to discuss the course content further during a short training visit to Sofia, Bulgaria, on 09-05 July, 2019. The course content has been peer reviewed and validated by Prof. Dr. Maria Stoicheva - Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski and Dr. Lid King – The Languages Company.
The course was subjected to accreditation procedures at Beijing Foreign Studies University and is now a core course on the Danish Language and Literature Major Programme taught at the School of European Languages and Cultures.

The main purpose of this course is to enable students to master the basic theories and methods of national and regional studies, enhance their understanding of European integration and the role of Denmark in European integration, and understand the historical evolution and development of related fields.

Course Aims Learning Outcomes Envisaged teaching methods and techniques Accreditation Status
• To provide conditions to understand the particular position Denmark has in terms of its participation in various aspects of European integration, such as common defense, social and fiscal policies, etc.
• To analyze Denmark’s special status in the EU and European Integration from a historical and institutional view.
Students will acquire an in-depth understanding of the particular situation of Denmark in a comparative perspective.
• classroom lectures
• small group discussions