The Jean Monnet Module “Enhanced Skills and COmpetences in European Studies for Landscape ARchitects, ecological specialists and managers” (ESCOLAR) is a short teaching program designed to introduce and mainstream European Union matters in master programs at RUDN Agrarian-technological institute and opened to other faculties (Faculty of Ecology, Economics, Engineering, etc.)

ESCOLAR project aims at equipping students, who are not automatically exposed to European studies, with knowledge of European Union subjects relevant for their academic and professional lives developing an introductory course on the EU and four thematic units focused on EU policies closer to the academic profile of the audience (urban, agriculture and ecology).

Moreover, the courses that will be delivered in ESCOLAR JM Module are designed to provide not only a basic knowledge of the EU and its functioning, but they will equip students with knowledge of European Union subjects relevant for their academic and professional lives. All courses are elaborated to give to the students a comprehensive understanding of the functioning of the EU in general terms an in specific fields, which are closed to the academic and professional profile of RUDN Agrarian-technological institute students.

the Jean Monnet Module “Enhanced Skills and COmpetences in European Studies for Landscape ARchitects, environmental specialists and managers” is composed of the following courses:

1) History and fundamental principles of European integration;

2) Urban Dimension in the Cohesion Policy;

3) Urban farming in EU: perspectives, challenges and practical implementations;

4) Environmental policies and regulations: adaptation of EU experience;

5) European Union project management.