Public Law

A.Y. 2018/2019
Overall hours
Learning objectives
Knowledge and understanding
The students must demonstrate a broad knowledge and a clear understanding of contemporary constitutionalism and Italian Public Law, in particular, considering: the legal phenomenon, the sources of law, the forms of State and of Government, the electoral law and the institutes of direct democracy, the Italian Parliament, the Italian President of the Republic, the Italian Government, the Italian regionalism and system of local government, the Italian Public Administration and the general notions about administrative acts, the Italian Judiciary, the Constitutional justice, the fundamental rights and duties at national and European level.
Applying knowledge and understanding
The students must be able to use their knowledge and understanding in order to interpret the Italian constitutional order and to support arguments and solving hypothetical problems related to the evolution of the main areas of contemporary constitutionalism and of Italian Public Law.
Making judgements.
The students must have the power to read the texts assigned and the relevant constitutional and legal norms, to inform judgements that include reflection on the main legal issues related to the contemporary constitutionalism and to the Italian Public Law.
Communication skills
The students must communicate their knowledge in contemporary constitutionalism and in Italian Public Law, and also their autonomous reflections in the same field of study, with correct legal terminology, systemic thought and proper logical reasoning to both specialist and non-specialist audiences.
Learning skills
The students must have developed those learning skills that are necessary for them to go forward to undertake their further work in Comparative Constitutional Law, International Law and European Union Law, with a high level of self-sufficiency.
Expected learning outcomes
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Lesson period
Second trimester
Unità didattica 1
IUS/09 - PUBLIC LAW - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours
Unità didattica 2
IUS/09 - PUBLIC LAW - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours
Unità didattica 3
IUS/09 - PUBLIC LAW - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours
Unità didattica 4
IUS/09 - PUBLIC LAW - University credits: 3
Individual study and practice: 0 hours
Wednesday, h. 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
At distance on MS Teams (direct call) only