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  • What are Uninettuno Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC)

    Thanks to the UNINETTUNO MOOCs you will be able to freely follow the lectures of the best Italian and international lecturers drawn from a selection of the best courses of UNINETTUNO, in Italian, English and Arabic; you will have at your disposal digitised and indexed on-demand video lectures, usable on a PC as well as on smart phone and tablet, including hypertextual links to more-in-depth study materials (books and articles, practice work, slides, bibliographical references, lists of websites). You will also have at your disposal a collaborative discussion environment, a thematic forum by means of which you will be able to exchange views with your colleagues on the issues dealt with in the lectures, discuss the practice work done, cooperatively create new knowledge in a process that will see you active players of your own learning process.

  • How to get Credits (European Credits Transfer System) with Uninettuno MOOC

    If you have enjoyed the MOOCs experience, you can transform it into an actual asset for your academic and professional career: by enrolling in the corresponding UNINETTUNO university course, you will be included into a class and have the support of a tutor who will guide you along your learning path; you will be able to participate in a course delivery cycle, interact with professors and tutors in real time in UNINETTUNO virtual classrooms on the Web (on live streaming) or in UNINETTUNO Island of Knowledge on Second Life; the tracking of your activities on the MOOCs will be recorded and you will be acknowledged as an attending student and will be able to sit for the exam that will allow UNINETTUNO to officially assign you – in case of success – the university study credits corresponding to the selected courses, based on the Credits (European Credits Transfer System) - European Credit Transfer System, recognised by the Italian and by EU universities.


The course # of Uninettuno allows you to get # university credits according with the European System ECTS (European Credits Transfer System) and legally recognized by European and International Universities.
In order to get credits you need to study online following the Uninettuno model until the final exam.
The certification fee of the course # is # Euros that you can pay by Bank transfer to:

Università Telematica Internazionale UNINETTUNO
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Once you have paid the registration fee for the single course you will be contacted by our student secretariat to arrange your online studies.
If you prefer you can contact our student secretariat by email at info@uninettunouniversity.net to be driven into the path of registration.

MOOC Massive Open Online Courses (Academic Year 2013/2014)

History and Institutions of the European Union

Credits: 12
Available languages: AR, EN, FR, IT
Language: English
Course description
The history of the process of integration from the immediate post-war period to the present days. Reflections on the Union’s future prospects. The section about the Institutions shows the structural dynamics of the European Union, from the political and legal point of view. We examine the European institutions, their individual duties, the institutional balance and the most important processes of the European Union.
Supplying the student with basic notions about the historical and political evolution of the European integration process and about its Institutions.
The European Union law is analized in this module as a legal system, under the perspective and methodology of the comparative law. The module analizes the dynamics in the emerging European democracy, the main aspects of decision-making process and the main innovations brought by the Treaty of Lisbon.
Professor not available
Video professors
Prof. Pier Virgilio Dastoli - Direttore della Rappresentanza in Italia della Commissione europea dal 2003 al 2009 Presidente del Consiglio Italiano del Movimento Europeo (CIME) (Italia) Consigliere principale della Commissione europea (Belgio)
Prof. Filippo Maria Pandolfi - Già vice – Presidente della Commissione europea dal 1989 al 1994 (Belgio) Membro del Parlamento italiano
Prof. Romano Prodi - Già Presidente della Commissione europea dal 1999 al 2004 (Belgio) Già Presidente del Consiglio dei Ministri italiano dal 1996 al 1998 e dal 2006 al 2008
Prof. Sandro Gozi - Collegio d'Europa (Belgio) e Sciences Po (Francia) Membro del Parlamento italiano
Prof. Rocco Cangelosi - Già Consigliere presso la Presidenza della Repubblica italiana
Prof. Franco Frattini - Presidente di Sezione del Consiglio di Stato (Italia) Già Ministro degli affari esteri del Governo italiano dal 2008 al 2011. Già vice Presidente della Commissione europea (Belgio)
Prof. Mario Monti - Presidente del Consiglio dei Ministri (Italia) Già Commissario europeo (Belgio) Presidente dell'Università "Bocconi" (Italia)
Prof. Alfonso Iozzo - Membro onorario del Bureau dell'Unione dei federalisti europei (UEF) (Belgio)
List of video lessons
Filippo Maria Pandolfi
Filippo Maria Pandolfi
Pier Virgilio Dastoli
Pier Virgilio Dastoli
Romano Prodi
Romano Prodi
Rocco Cangelosi
Rocco Cangelosi
Franco Frattini
Franco Frattini
Filippo Maria Pandolfi
Franco Frattini
Mario Monti
Sandro Gozi
    •  Lesson n. 8: EU Governance 
Sandro Gozi
Sandro Gozi
Sandro Gozi
Sandro Gozi
Sandro Gozi
Sandro Gozi
Sandro Gozi
Sandro Gozi
Sandro Gozi
    •  Lesson n. 13: Il Parlamento europeo
Pier Virgilio Dastoli
    •  Lesson n. 13: The European Parliament
    •  Lesson n. 14: Gli organismi dell'UE
Pier Virgilio Dastoli
    •  Lesson n. 14: The EU Bodies - I
    •  Lesson n. 15: Il sistema istituzionale dell'UE
Pier Virgilio Dastoli
    •  Lesson n. 15: The EU Bodies - II
    •  Lesson n. 16: Il Trattato di Lisbona e il futuro dell'UE
Pier Virgilio Dastoli
    •  Lesson n. 16: The Treaty of Lisbon and the future of the EU
    •  Lesson n. 17: Dopo l'Euro: il fiscal compact, il meccanismo europeo di stabilità. Un nuovo bilancio europeo
Alfonso Iozzo
    •  Lesson n. 17: Polish way to the EU
    •  Lesson n. 18: Polish chances in the EU


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