Elements of constitutional law (2017/2018)

Course partially running (all years except the first)

Course code
4S000520
Name of lecturer
Stefano Catalano
Coordinator
Stefano Catalano
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 2, 2017 al Dec 15, 2017.

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The course gives the main notions of Italian constitutional law through the study of the norms of the Constitution
The student must learn:
- knowledge and understanding
- applying knowledge and understanding
- making judgements
- communication skills

The first part of the course deals with Source of law.

The second part of the course deals with the Italian institutional system and national and international sources of Fundamental Rights and their protection (in primis the constitutional Court).

Syllabus

Part I
Source of law. Sources' rules of production and enactment. The legal source system. The Constitution. Legislative statutes. European and international sources. Delegated legislation. The regional legal sources. Executive acts. The normative facts.

Part. II
Fundamental rights
Italian institutional system.
Fundamental rights of Italian Constitution.
Protection fundamental rights
Constitutional Court

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Onida, Pedrazza Compendio di Diritto costituzionale giuffré 2011
Bin, Pitruzzella Diritto costituzionale 2018
Pedrazza Gorlero Le fonti dell’ordinamento repubblicano 2010

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral examination on suggested reference books.

The student must demonstrate that he has:
- knowledge and understanding
- applying knowledge and understanding
- making judgements
- communication skills
- learning skills

Teaching aids

Documents

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018