Constitutional justice (2020/2021)

Course code
4S00351
Name of lecturer
Stefano Catalano
Coordinator
Stefano Catalano
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
IUS/08 - CONSTITUTIONAL LAW
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
2° periodo di lezioni - febbraio/marzo 2021 dal Feb 15, 2021 al Mar 29, 2021.

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The constitutional justice represents a fundamental expression of the ideals that Italy established with the Constitution: after a general introduction on the institution of the Constitutional Court and its basic functions, its composition, and the effects of its decisions on statutes, selected cases will be analyzed by students.
The student must demonstrate that he has:
- knowledge and understanding
- applying knowledge and understanding
- making judgements
- communication skills
- learning skills

Students may attend the Court's public hearings in Rome

Syllabus

The functions of the Constitutional Court are studied.
In particulare The fundamental aspects of italian model of constitutional review.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Malfatti, Panizza, Romboli Giustizia costituzionale 2018 si richiede comunque l'ultima edizione disponibile del manuale indicato

Assessment methods and criteria

For attending students: discussion during classes; oral examination on the topics covered in class
For not attending students: 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