Social and citizenship rights - SISTEMI GIURIDICI DI PROTEZIONE DEI SOGGETTI VULNERABILI (2020/2021)

Course code
4S000951
Name of lecturer
Giorgia Anna Parini
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
IUS/01 - PRIVATE LAW
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Sem. 1A dal Sep 21, 2020 al Oct 31, 2020.

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Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

The course will focus on the deepening of the institutions of family law, with a focus to the changes that have affected this law in recent years. Specifically, we will try to analyze the family`s branch as a social entity and fundamental right of the person and the marriage. We will analyze filiation in all its forms as well.
At the same time, the instruments envisaged to protect the weak person will be studied.
The aim is to provide the student with the tools to understand the legal issues involving the family and to carry out a critical analysis of several problems.
We will provide the student the acquisition of a legal lexicon and skills to understand the main legal issues. The student will be able to identify and to manage the main issues.

Syllabus

Summary of the program:
1. the family;
2. marriage;
3. personal relationships;
4. patrimonial relations;
5. personal separation and dissolution of marriage;
6. filiation;
7. the parent-child relationship;
8. the intervention of the judge;
9. social-assistance interventions;
10. civil unions and cohabitation.
11. institutions to protect adults (interdiction, disqualification, support administration).
With the support of the University e-learning platform, specific updating readings are proposed concerning the most recent legislative changes. Moreover, throughout the academic year, an individual reception service managed by the teacher will be available at the times indicated on the web pages and it will be constantly updated.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Francesco Ruscello Diritto di famiglia Pacini 2020

Assessment methods and criteria

The exam will be conducted with an oral interview aimed at verifying the understanding of the subjects covered by the course and related legal issues. The oral exam is unique about the whole program.

The attending students can however choose - alternatively - to make an oral presentation on a chosen topic and agreed in advance with the teacher. Such exposure, where it implies a positive and satisfactory result, will replace the above oral examination.