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GLOBAL CONSTITUTIONALISM

CODE 104419
ACADEMIC YEAR 2021/2022
CREDITS
  • 6 cfu during the 3nd year of 7995 GIURISPRUDENZA(LMG/01) - GENOVA
  • 6 cfu during the 4th year of 7995 GIURISPRUDENZA(LMG/01) - GENOVA
  • 6 cfu during the 3nd year of 10842 SERVIZI LEGALI ALL'IMPRESA E ALLA PUBBLICA AMMINISTRAZIONE (L-14) - GENOVA
  • SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR IUS/08
    LANGUAGE English
    TEACHING LOCATION
  • GENOVA
  • SEMESTER 1° Semester
    TEACHING MATERIALS AULAWEB

    AIMS AND CONTENT

    AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

    The course aims to provide the students with the cognitive and methodological tools necessary to understand how norms and institutions of global governance follow and respect the principles of constitutionalism and the dynamics concerning the efforts to establish common rules on a global scale.

    Class attendance and individual study will enable the student to:

    - acquire the specific vocabulary of the discipline, also in order to be able to examine and understand the scientific literature in English language;

    - identify the fundamental values, principles and basic concepts characterizing constitutionalism, from its first manifestations and the great liberal revolutions to the construction of contemporary constitutional democracies;  

    - acquire a rational and dynamic vision concerning the application of the core values of constitutionalism not only in the context of the State Constitution but also in the interpretation and development of the law beyond the State;

    - use the knowledge of the theoretical elements for a critical evaluation of the respect in the constitutional systems of common standards related to rule of law, democracy and human rights.

    TEACHING METHODS

    The course will consist of lectures for a total of 36 hours (6 CFU), during which the topics of the program will be presented analytically. Some seminars could be carried out together with Italian or foreign experts, in order to deepen subjects of particular interest or current issues.

     

    SYLLABUS/CONTENT

    The course will cover the following topics, using the comparative method:

    -      Constitutions, constitutionalism, global constitutionalism

    -      Digital Sovereignty and Global Constitutionalism

    -      Global Constitutionalism and Internet  

    -      Internet Governance

    -      Multilevel Protection of the rule of law and fundamental rights

    -      European supranational systems of protection of fundamental rights

    -      Rethinking human rights and Western Constitutionalism  

    -      Perspectives on global constitutionalism and decentralization process

    -      Global Climate Constitutionalism

     

    RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

    Attending students (who have attended at least 75% of the lessons): learning materials (slides, lecture notes, regulation, jurisprudence and in-depth reading) uploaded on Aulaweb.

    Non-attending students: learning materials (slides, lecture notes, regulation, jurisprudence and in-depth reading) uploaded on Aulaweb in a special folder.

    TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

    Exam Board

    PATRIZIA MAGARO' (President)

    PASQUALE COSTANZO

    FRANCESCA BAILO (President Substitute)

    MICHELE FRANCAVIGLIA (President Substitute)

    VINCENZO SCIARABBA (President Substitute)

    OMAR CARAMASCHI (Substitute)

    FABIO GAGGERO (Substitute)

    FRANCESCA MAURI (Substitute)

    LESSONS

    LESSONS START

    The course will take place during the first semester of the academic year 2021/2022.

     

    Class schedule

    All class schedules are posted on the EasyAcademy portal.

    EXAMS

    EXAM DESCRIPTION

    For attending and non-attending students, the final exam is in oral form, usually articulated in four open questions. A mid-term written test could possibly take place.

    Exam schedule

    Date Time Location Type Notes
    13/12/2021 09:00 GENOVA Orale
    17/01/2022 09:00 GENOVA Orale
    09/02/2022 09:00 GENOVA Orale
    13/05/2022 09:00 GENOVA Orale
    26/05/2022 09:00 GENOVA Orale
    14/06/2022 09:00 GENOVA Orale
    07/07/2022 14:30 GENOVA Orale
    09/09/2022 09:00 GENOVA Orale