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CODE 65010
ACADEMIC YEAR 2023/2024
CREDITS
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR IUS/20
LANGUAGE Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
  • IMPERIA
SEMESTER 2° Semester
TEACHING MATERIALS AULAWEB

OVERVIEW

The course will provide students with a guided tour over the philosophy and techniques of legal interpretation.

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Matters, concepts and problems of legal interpretation. Normative and cognitive theories of interpretation. Constitutional interpretation. Concepts and problems of legal argumentation. Normative and cognitive theories of legal argumentation. Elements of logic for jurists. Applications of informatics to law.

AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

No jurist is a jurist if she does not know how to interpret. The course purports to provide basic tools to that effect.

PREREQUISITES

No prerequisites are required. The course will provide all the notions needed for a full understanding of its contents

TEACHING METHODS

Students will be involved in answering to questions and solving exercises

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

1. Interpretation

2. Interpretation and Truth

3. The Problem of the Nature of Judicial Interpretation

4. The Structure of Legal Interpreting

5. The Tools of Legal Interpreting

6. Gaps

7. Antinomies

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

A. Attending Students

1) P. Chiassoni, Tecnica dell’interpretazione giuridica, Bologna, Il Mulino, 2007, in the parts that shall be announced on Auilaweb. 

B. Non attending Students

1) P. Chiassoni, Tecnica dell’interpretazione giuridica, Bologna, Il Mulino, 2007, totally  (310 pp.).

2) P. Chiassoni, Esercizi di analisi dell'argomentazione giuridica, Torino, Giappichelli, 2024, in the parts that shall be announced on Auilaweb. 

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Exam Board

PIERLUIGI CHIASSONI (President)

GIOVANNI BATTISTA RATTI

PEDRO JAVIER CABALLERO ELBERSCI (Substitute)

PAOLO COMANDUCCI (Substitute)

DIEGO DEI VECCHI (Substitute)

LESSONS

LESSONS START


II semester from February 13 th to May 10th 2024

EXAMS

EXAM DESCRIPTION

Attending students: a written exam (seven open-questions in one-hour and half) plus an optional oral part.

Non-attending students: a written exam (five open-question in 35 minutes) plus an optional oral part.

Exam schedule

Data appello Orario Luogo Degree type Note
11/12/2023 15:00 GENOVA Scritto + Orale
08/01/2024 10:00 GENOVA Scritto + Orale
22/01/2024 10:00 GENOVA Scritto + Orale
14/05/2024 10:00 IMPERIA Scritto + Orale
28/05/2024 10:00 IMPERIA Scritto + Orale
10/06/2024 10:00 IMPERIA Scritto + Orale
02/07/2024 10:00 IMPERIA Scritto + Orale
13/09/2024 10:00 GENOVA Scritto + Orale