Urbanistic and building law (2016/2017)

Course code
4S01085
Name of lecturer
Jacopo Bercelli
Coordinator
Jacopo Bercelli
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
IUS/10 - ADMINISTRATIVE LAW
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
2° periodo di lezioni - aprile/maggio 2017, 2° periodo di lezioni - febbraio/aprile 2017

Lesson timetable

2° periodo di lezioni - aprile/maggio 2017
Day Time Type Place Note
Wednesday 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall G  
Friday 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM lesson Lecture Hall I.C.I.S.S. A  
2° periodo di lezioni - febbraio/aprile 2017
Day Time Type Place Note
Wednesday 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall G  
Friday 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM lesson Lecture Hall I.C.I.S.S. A  

Learning outcomes

Students in this course are supposed to be acquainted with the basics in public law and especially administrative law. Through this course they will deepen their understanding of various topics concerning housing and urban law.

This course will provide a systematic framing of the main legal institutes in the field. Special attention will be paid to urban law sources, relevant constitutional principles, urban planning and authorisation procedures concerning land management.
Students will deepen their understanding of topics concerning the holders of land planning rights and pertaining processes, and the relationship between planning and property rights.
Specific attention will be paid to established jurisprudence and its orientations in the field. Recent case studies will be discussed which will allow a direct approach to concrete legal problems.

Syllabus

1. Principles and sources of urban law
2. Land management by State and local authorities
3. Urban planning: agents and procedures
4. Land use activities: housing rights, controls and sanctions.
5. Recent case law

Course Reading

For attending students:

Class notes, recommended class readings and court judgments discussed in class

For non attending students:

URBANI, CIVITARESE MATTEUCCI, Diritto urbanistico, Organizzazione e rapporti [Urban Law, Organization and Relationships], Giappichelli, Torino, last edition

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral exams. Through them students’ knowledge of housing and urban law will be evaluated, as well as their ability to analyze and correctly set out the relevant legal institutes.

Teaching aids

Documents

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2016/2017