Elements of constitutional law (2018/2019)

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 1, 2018 al Dec 14, 2018.

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The aim of the course is to acquire:
- the basic knowledge of finding constitutional sources; basic knowledge to understand the rules of the Constitution.
The main topics are: sources of law; judicial system; distribution of power; hiuman rigts; rights protection system; constitutional justice.
- the ability to set up legal issues of the subject (written and oral); the specific vocabulary; the ability to give independent judgments; a method that allows the continuous learning and updating of knowledge

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
Valerio Onida, Maurizio Pedrazza Gorlero (a cura di) Compendio di Diritto costituzionale 2018
Bin, Pitruzzella Diritto costituzionale 2018
Maurizio Pedrazza Gorlero, Stefano Catalano Le fonti dell'ordinamento repubblicano 2018

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