INSTITUTIONS OF PUBLIC LAW

INSTITUTIONS OF PUBLIC LAW

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Code
24396
ACADEMIC YEAR
2018/2019
CREDITS
6 credits during the 1st year of 8710 Social Work (L-39) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
IUS/09
LANGUAGE
Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Social Work)
semester
1° Semester
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This unit is divided into 2 sections: A, B. This page refers to the section
Prerequisites
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

The matter Public law includes constitutional law and fundamental aspects of administrative law.

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

The course is focused on an institutional study of the constitutional and administrative organization of the state, both of the central apparatus and the system of the territorial autonomies and the other public bodies. A Particular attention is showed for the sources system, the dynamics of the powers, the jurisdiction and the individuals and collective rights and duties.

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

The teaching provides the basis for the study of the other matters included in educational offer of the three-year degree course in Social Service; it is also correlated with the other teachings of the course, with particular regard to those taught in the first year, contributing to the interdisciplinary education of students.

At the end of the study of the matter Public law, students will be able to:

understand and comment on Italian Constitution,
to recognize the sources of Italian law, also in relation to the sources of international law and European Union law,
understand the relations between the constitutional organs of the State,
understand the relationships between jurisdictions,
to know the territorial articulations of Italian State,
read and distinguish between the different types of judgments of the Constitutional Court,
identify the modalities of protection of the fundamental rights of the person,
understand the basic methods of functioning of Italian public administration.

Teaching methods


60 hours for SID students and 72 for SPA students of lectures given by the lecturer of the subject and by experts invited to deepen specific topics (magistrates, teachers of other universities, members of the institutions, etc. ...).

For FOREIGN students (non-native Italian speakers who have not completed education cycles in Italy), in addition to the institutional course, meetings will be organized to discuss the topics already discussed in the main course, with particular attention to the meaning of the terms and features of public law in Italian language.

Students are recommended to register for aulaweb, where all information, teaching materials and exam results will be uploaded.

A list of possible exam questions will be made available on Aulaweb at the end of the lessons.

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

The content of Public law provdes for the study of the following topics:

notions of law and of State;

Constitution and the system of sources of law;

forms of State and government;

relations between the State, European Union and the international system;

rights and duties of citizens;

organization of the Republic: constitutional bodies and their functions; ordinary and special judges; constitutional guarantees: the Constitutional Court and the constitutional review procedure; Regions and local autonomies;

principles of administrative law.

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

1) Students who will guarantee the minimum attendance of 70% of hours of lectures, will prepare the exam a) on the lecture notes; b) on the text R. Bin - D. Donati - G. Pitruzzella, Lineamenti di diritto pubblico per i servizi sociali, Giappichelli, Torino, ult. ed.

2) Students who can not guarantee the minimum attendance will prepare the exam: a) on the text R. Bin - D. Donati - G. Pitruzzella, Lineamenti di diritto pubblico per i servizi sociali, Giappichelli, Torino, ult. ed.; b) on the materials uploaded to Aulaweb at the beginning of the lessons.

The study of all the programs indicated must be accompanied by a careful reading of the Constitution (downloadable from www.quirinale.it).

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Ricevimento: On Tuesday 4-5,30 p. m. from half September to half December, 2.30-4pm in the other months of thr year or by appointment at the Dispo, Albergo dei poveri, Piazzale E. Brignole, central tower, 3rd floor; it is advisable to notify via e-mail address patrizia.vipiana@unige.  

Exam Board

PATRIZIA VIPIANA (President)

LESSONS

Teaching methods


60 hours for SID students and 72 for SPA students of lectures given by the lecturer of the subject and by experts invited to deepen specific topics (magistrates, teachers of other universities, members of the institutions, etc. ...).

For FOREIGN students (non-native Italian speakers who have not completed education cycles in Italy), in addition to the institutional course, meetings will be organized to discuss the topics already discussed in the main course, with particular attention to the meaning of the terms and features of public law in Italian language.

Students are recommended to register for aulaweb, where all information, teaching materials and exam results will be uploaded.

A list of possible exam questions will be made available on Aulaweb at the end of the lessons.

LESSONS START

I semestre dal 17 settembre al 7 dicembre 2018
II semestre dal 25 febbraio al 17 maggio 2019

ORARI

L'orario di tutti gli insegnamenti è consultabile su EasyAcademy.

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INSTITUTIONS OF PUBLIC LAW A

EXAMS

Exam description

The exam is in written form (three open-ended questions, to be carried out in 1 hour, differentiated between attending and non-attending students). Students who pass the written exam can ask to take an integrative oral exam (with which they can improve or worsen the mark already achieved in the written exam): it will take place at the time and place indicated at the time of the written exam. If the student does not wish to take the supplementary oral exam, the exam is concluded with the written exam.

A list of possible exam questions will be made available on Aulaweb at the end of the lessons.

Students who do not possess adequate knowledge of the Italian language (Erasmus and other foreigners) will be able to take the exam in oral form and possibly in English.

Assessment methods

The Examining Board will evaluate the consistency and completeness of the answers, the use of the correct legal terminology, the ability to make connections between the various parts of the matter. The frequency and active participation in the lessons will be evaluated

The Examining Board is composed by the titular of the teaching and by the experts of the matter approved by the Department Council.