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CODE 64915
ACADEMIC YEAR 2024/2025
CREDITS
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR IUS/17
LANGUAGE Italian
TEACHING LOCATION
  • GENOVA
SEMESTER 2° Semester
SECTIONING Questo insegnamento è diviso nelle seguenti frazioni:
  • A
  • B
  • PREREQUISITES
    Propedeuticità in ingresso
    Per sostenere l'esame di questo insegnamento è necessario aver sostenuto i seguenti esami:
    Propedeuticità in uscita
    Questo insegnamento è propedeutico per gli insegnamenti:
    • LAW 7995 (coorte 2023/2024)
    • DIRITTO PROCESSUALE PENALE DELL’ECONOMIA 111157
    • LAW 7995 (coorte 2023/2024)
    • CRIMINAL LAW II 64947
    • LAW 7995 (coorte 2023/2024)
    • CRIMINAL LAW COMMERCIAL 80264
    • LAW 7995 (coorte 2023/2024)
    • COMPARATIVE CRIMINAL LAW 55600
    • LAW 7995 (coorte 2023/2024)
    • PENITENTIARY LAW 45303
    TEACHING MATERIALS AULAWEB

    OVERVIEW

    Analysis of constitutional principles of criminal law, of crime structure (actus reus, mens rea, defences), of shapes of crimes (attempt, participation, concurrent crimes, circumstances), of sentence system

    AIMS AND CONTENT

    LEARNING OUTCOMES

    Study of the general principles of criminal law, with particular reference to constitutional principles, structure of criminal offenses, conspiracy, attempt,concurrence of offences and the criminal penalties. Analysis of the principle of legality: principle of legislative supremacy, principle of legal certainty, prohibition of retroactive application of criminal law; the material or physical element, the conduct, the event and the chain of causation; the principle of offensivity: the title/protected interest, the offence, the justifications; the culpability: intent, negligence, unintentional acts, strict liability and the analysis of the excuses. Analysis of the circumstances of crimes, attempt, articipation and concurrence of crimes. Sanctionary system: chargeability and preventive measures, criminal liability, extinction of criminal liability and grounds for exemption.

    TEACHING METHODS

    Lectures

    SYLLABUS/CONTENT

    Functions of sentence. Criminal law and Constitution. Principles of materiality, of offensivity. Structure of offence: actus reus, mens rea, justifications. Distinction between crimes and contraventions. Actus reus: analysis of action, omission, chain of causation. Singles justifications: legal order, necessity, self defence, exercise of right, consent by rightholder. Mens rea: intention, recklessness, negligence. Shapes of crime: attempt, concurrent offences, circumstances, participation. Criminal sentences and preventive sanctions

     

     

    RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

    Texts for attendant students: 
    Notes of lectures and in order of lectures objects: 
    C.F. GROSSO, M. PELISSERO, D. PETRINI, P. PISA, Manuale di diritto penale. Parte generale, Milano, Giuffrè, 2013. Preparation of the exam must be integrated with materials published on Aulaweb and a criminal code


    For not attendant students:
    C.F. GROSSO, M. PELISSERO, D. PETRINI, P. PISA, Manuale di diritto penale. Parte generale, Milano, Giuffrè, 2013. Preparation of the exam must be integrated with materials published on Aulaweb and a criminal code

    TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

    Exam Board

    ANNAMARIA PECCIOLI (President)

    LESSONS

    LESSONS START

    II semester

    Class schedule

    CRIMINAL LAW A

    EXAMS

    EXAM DESCRIPTION

    Oral examination

    ASSESSMENT METHODS

    Students will show to be able to discuss about criminal isuues such as criminal law principles, structure of crime, criminal sentence system