Module Health and administrative law

Academic Year 2023/2024 - Teacher: MARCO GAETANO PULVIRENTI

Expected Learning Outcomes

The course aims to provide a complete and updated reconstruction of administrative law, with specific reference to the activity and organization of public administrations. In particular, the course also aims to offer a not merely static approach to administrative law, consistently with Dublin descriptors, analyzing in detail the various legal tools, also through the use of new technologies

Course Structure

The course will be carried out according to teaching methods suitable to allow the acquisition of all the basic notions indicated in the training objectives. During the lessons, cases and materials previously provided to students will also be discussed.

If the teaching is given in mixed or remote mode, variations may be introduced to respect the program indicated in the syllabus

Required Prerequisites

Some of the notions provided in the course may require or imply the preliminary knowledge of the basic notion of italian law and legal system, easily acquired by reading a recent manual

Attendance of Lessons

Lessons will take place in the presence, unless otherwise determined by the Rector. Frequency is optional (unless the course of study is determined differently) 

Detailed Course Content

The principles of administrative law - the organization of the public administration - administrative activity - the administrative procedure - administrative acts - the invalidity of the acts

Textbook Information

S. Licciardello ed altri, Diritto amministrativo, Principi, organizzazione e azione, Le Monnier, Firenze 2020.

Parte I, I principi, Cap. 3-5, p. 43-93; Parte II, L’organizzazione, Cap. 1-2, p. 109-140; Parte III, L'azione, Cap. 1,2 p. 165-211; Cap. 3, paragrafi 1-5, p. 213-219; Cap. 4, 5 p. 243-291

 Please remember that in compliance with art 171 L22.04.1941, n. 633 and its amendments, it is illegal to copy entire books or journals, only 15% of their content can be copied.

For further information on sanctions and regulations concerning photocopying please refer to the regulations on copyright (Linee Guida sulla Gestione dei Diritti d’Autore) provided by AIDRO - Associazione Italiana per i Diritti di Riproduzione delle opere dell’ingegno (the Italian Association on Copyright).

All the books listed in the programs can be consulted in the Library

S. LicciardelloDiritto amministrativoLe Monnier20209788800792844

Course Planning

 SubjectsText References
1Lesson 1. The principles of administrative law - administrative actsLicciardello (Part I, chap. 3-4-5)
2Lesson 2. The organization of the public administrationLicciardello (Part II, chap. 1-2)
3Lesson 3. The administrative procedure Licciardello (Part III, chap. 2)
4Lesson 4. The administrative act - The invalidity of the actsLicciardello (Part III, chap. 3-4-5)
5Lesson 5. Constitutional profiles of health lawBalduzzi- Carpani (chap. 1)
6Lesson 6. Legislative skills; administrative functionsBalduzzi-Carpani (chap. 2-3)

Learning Assessment

Learning Assessment Procedures

Oral exam on the topics indicated in the program. Attending students will be able to agree with the teacher to carry out part of the examination on the cases and materials discussed during the lessons, in addition to the basic notions.

 The assessment of the exam will also cover the mastery of the contents and skills acquired, linguistic accuracy and lexical properties, as well as argumentative ability

Examples of frequently asked questions and / or exercises

Administrative act; the procedure; the principle of legality; the principle of impartiality; administrative discretion; the defects of the act