Environmental law

A.Y. 2019/2020
6
Max ECTS
42
Overall hours
SSD
IUS/10
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
Il corso ha lo scopo di far conseguire agli studenti:
- la conoscenza approfondita degli argomenti oggetto del corso, sul presupposto dell'avvenuta acquisizione degli elementi basilari durante la precedente carriera universitaria;
- la capacità di affrontare criticamente i temi e risolvere le questioni giuridiche attraverso la rielaborazione delle nozioni apprese;
- il rafforzamento del linguaggio tecnico attinente alla materia;
- la capacità di collegare i diversi argomenti al fine di elaborare proposte utili alla soluzione di fattispecie concrete, anche attraverso lezioni di taglio casistico svolte con la partecipazione attiva degli studenti."
Expected learning outcomes
Al termine del corso lo studente che abbia proficuamente appreso la materia avrà una conoscenza approfondita degli argomenti del corso, con l'acquisizione di un metodo di ragionamento idoneo ad affrontare temi giuridici attinenti alla tutela del bene ambiente.
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Responsible
Lesson period
Second semester
Course syllabus
The Principles: Constitution and environment: notion and value of the environment; The environment and its borders: territorial governance, urban planning, landscape, nature protection, health protection, biotechnology; The sources of environmental law.
II The subjects: The international community; The European Community; State competences; The role of the regions; The role of local authorities.
III The subjects: Air pollution; Noise pollution; Electromagnetic pollution; The protection of waters; Water regime and soil protection (remediation of polluted sites and waste management); The regulation of industrial accident risks;
The energy sector; Nature protection: parks and nature reserves; Landscape assets; Environmental associations; Environmental information; Environmental impact assessment; Environmental damage; Waste.
Prerequisites for admission
As per the didactic regulations of the degree course, having passed the exams of private law institutions, constitutional law is a pre-condition to
Teaching methods
Oral lessons, with discussion of practical cases and examination of judicial briefs.
Teaching Resources
F. Fracchia, Introduzione allo studio del diritto dell'ambiente. Principi, concetti e istituti, Napoli, Editoriale Scientifica, latest available issue and, in addition,
P. Dell'Anno, Diritto dell'ambiente, Padova, Cedam, latest available issue
Direct knowledge of the relevant regulatory sources is also required, and in particular of Legislative Decree no. 152.
Attending students can prepare for the exam on the lecture notes and on the jurisprudential and doctrinal materials distributed during the course and will be called upon to participate actively in the lessons, through the presentation of jurisprudential cases.
Assessment methods and Criteria
The exam will consist solely of an oral test, in which, alongside the knowledge of the legal institutes, the ability to critically re-elaborate the environmental protection tools currently offered by the national system and their consistency with European obligations will be assessed; there are no written tests.
IUS/10 - ADMINISTRATIVE LAW - University credits: 6
Lessons: 42 hours
Educational website(s)
Professor(s)
Reception:
Wednesday, at 12.15, by appointment. Please send an email the day before at latest.
Former Institute for Public Law, ground floor