International Organisation

A.Y. 2018/2019
9
Max ECTS
60
Overall hours
SSD
IUS/13
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
The course's aim is to enable students to grasp the fundamental features both of the international (units 1-2) and the EU legal order (unit 3). The very object of the course will accordingly be represented by the fundamentals of International Law as it is (unit 1), together with an accurate description of the basic interaction patterns among its subjects and actors, with a special focus on intergovernamental organizations as well on the means to make the implementation of International Law more effective, especially within domestic legal orders (unit 2). A monographic unity will be devoted to the study of the process of European integration and the main features of the EU legal order (unit 3).
Throughout the course and with reference to each and every unit, lectures will be delivered in a traditional fashion, enriched with power-point presentations and short videos. Besides from these teaching instruments, specifically thought of in order to facilitate the comprehension of the fundamental notions of the course, further and more advanced learning goals are also envisaged: the analysis of normative texts and relevant case-law will in fact enable students to resort to the basic notions of the course and to apply them in practice, thereby strengthening their comprehension and possess of the main features of International and EU law as well as supporting the acquisition of technical skills to be transferred in their future profession.
Expected learning outcomes
The students who will learn the program and will successfully pass the exam are expected to develop their understanding about the issues taught during the course. They will also develop a wider ability to making judgements and their learning skills. Communication skills will be improved too.
Course syllabus and organization

A-K

Lesson period
Second semester
ATTENDING STUDENTS
Teaching Unit 1
Course syllabus
The characteristics of the international community. States as subjects of international law. Other subjects of international law. International law sources: customary rules; international treaties. The effects, the amendment and the interpretation of international treaties. The relationship between the sources of international law.
Teaching Unit 2
Course syllabus
International organizations: institutional framework and decision-making process. The settlement of disputes among States. The International Court of Justice. International responsibility of States for wrongful acts.
Teaching Unit 3
Course syllabus
European Union law. The European integration process. The institutional framework and the sources of EU law. The relationship between EU law and national law. The EU judicial system. The single market and the free circulation of goods.
NON-ATTENDING STUDENTS
Teaching Unit 1
Course syllabus
The international legal system. Customary international law. The codification of international law. International treaties: definition; conclusion and entry into force. Reservations to treaties. Observance, application and interpretation of treaties. Amendment and modification of treaties. Invalidity, termination and suspension of the operation of treaties.
Teaching Unit 2
Course syllabus
States as subjects of international law. The succession of States. The territory and States sovranity. The individual and international law. The european court of human rights. The international criminal court. Other subjects of international law.
Teaching Unit 3
Course syllabus
European Union law. The European integration process. The institutional framework and the sources of EU law. The relationship between EU law and national law. The EU judicial system. The single market and the free circulation of goods.
Teaching Unit 1
IUS/13 - INTERNATIONAL LAW - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours
Professor: La Manna Mariangela
Teaching Unit 2
IUS/13 - INTERNATIONAL LAW - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours
Professor: La Manna Mariangela
Teaching Unit 3
IUS/13 - INTERNATIONAL LAW - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours
Professors: La Manna Mariangela, Marotti Loris

L-Z

Responsible
Lesson period
First semester
ATTENDING STUDENTS
Teaching Unit 1
Course syllabus
The characteristics of the international community. States as subjects of international law. Other subjects of international law. International law sources: customary rules; international treaties. The effects, the amendment and the interpretation of international treaties. The relationship between the sources of international law.
Teaching Unit 2
Course syllabus
International organizations: institutional framework and decision-making process. The settlement of disputes among States. The International Court of Justice. International responsibility of States for wrongful acts.
Teaching Unit 3
Course syllabus
European Union law. The European integration process. The institutional framework and the sources of EU law. The relationship between EU law and national law. The EU judicial system. The single market and the free circulation of goods.
NON-ATTENDING STUDENTS
Teaching Unit 1
Course syllabus
The international legal system. Customary international law. The codification of international law. International treaties: definition; conclusion and entry into force. Reservations to treaties. Observance, application and interpretation of treaties. Amendment and modification of treaties. Invalidity, termination and suspension of the operation of treaties.
Teaching Unit 2
Course syllabus
International organizations: institutional framework and decision-making process. The settlement of disputes among States. The International Court of Justice. International responsibility of States for wrongful acts.
Teaching Unit 3
Course syllabus
European Union law. The European integration process. The institutional framework and the sources of EU law. The relationship between EU law and national law. The EU judicial system. The single market and the free circulation of goods.
Teaching Unit 1
IUS/13 - INTERNATIONAL LAW - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours
Professor: La Manna Mariangela
Teaching Unit 2
IUS/13 - INTERNATIONAL LAW - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours
Professor: La Manna Mariangela
Teaching Unit 3
IUS/13 - INTERNATIONAL LAW - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours
Professor: Sandrini Lidia
Professor(s)