Elements of constitutional law (2015/2016)

Course code
4S000520
Name of lecturer
Giampietro Ferri
Coordinator
Giampietro Ferri
Number of ECTS credits allocated
9
Academic sector
IUS/08 - CONSTITUTIONAL LAW
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
1° periodo di lezioni dal Oct 1, 2015 al Dec 16, 2015.

Lesson timetable

1° periodo di lezioni
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall Trabucchi  
Tuesday 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall Trabucchi  
Wednesday 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall Trabucchi  

Learning outcomes

The course analyzes the fundamental premises and design of the constitutional system and government of Italian Constitution. Particular attention is given to the form of government, to fundamental rights and regional law.

Syllabus

The law (rules and their interpretation). The sources of law. The Italian Constitution: historical origins and characteristics. Italy and the European Union. Rights and duties of citizens. The Parliament. The President of the Republic. The Government. The constitutional principles on administration and civil service, and subsidiary bodies. The Judiciary. The Constitutional Court. Regions and local authorities.

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral.

Teaching aids

Documents

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2015/2016