Constitutional law and Fundamental Rights (2016/2017)

Course code
4S003635
Name of lecturer
Daniele Butturini
Coordinator
Daniele Butturini
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
IUS/08 - CONSTITUTIONAL LAW
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
2° periodo di lezioni - 1° anno (2B) dal Mar 23, 2017 al May 6, 2017.

Lesson timetable

2° periodo di lezioni - 1° anno (2B)
Day Time Type Place Note
Thursday 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall G from Mar 30, 2017  to Apr 20, 2017
Friday 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall G  
Saturday 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall G from Mar 25, 2017  to Mar 26, 2017
Saturday 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall G from Apr 29, 2017  to Apr 30, 2017
Saturday 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM lesson Lecture Hall G from May 6, 2017  to May 6, 2017

Learning outcomes

The course provides to analyze the instruments for an understanding of relationship between constitutional law and legal definition of emergency, examining how the emergencies influences the fundamental rights guaranteed by the Constitution. Examining how the priority of constitutionalism is balance freedom and security, the area of emergencies will be developed on many areas involving the sources of law, the constitutional law of war and the phenomena of aggression inside and outside. The course analyzes the rights and the changes of system of government during times of emergencies.

Syllabus

The legal definition of emergency. The classical doctrines on emergency. The legal forms of emergency: the emergency law, the constitutional crisis, the illegal revision, the absolute emergency. The state of exception. Emergencies and technical limitation of fundamental rights. War and constitution. Law of war. The necessary powers. The minimum constitutional imperative. The relationship between war and form of government.

Assessment methods and criteria

Exam oral

Teaching aids

Documents

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2016/2017