Course Title : Public Law
Code Course
Type
Regular
Semester
Lecture
(hours/week)
Seminar
(hours/week)
Lab
(hours/week)
Credits ECTS
LAW 111-1 B 1 3 0 0 3.00 5
Lecturer and Office Hours
Teaching Assistant and Office Hours
Language Albanian
Course Level
Description The course will focus on explaining the principles and institutions of the public law, such as state and law, principles of state sovereignty, separation of powers, the main characteristics of states and state systems.
Objectives This course aim is to give students necessary knowledge of the sources of law and state building, and also to give a wide introduction to the governing institution of state and their functions. Also students will get a Also students will study characteristics of different countries and their mode of operation.
Course Outline
WeekTopics
1Concept of public law. Society, State and the Law
2The State; different concepts for the State; State power and Sovereignty
3State power and Sovereignty
4Legal system of State; the principle of power’s unity
5Distribution of power
6Political organization of society and the structure of the State
7The Right and its meaning; the rule of law
8Mid-term exam
9Legal norm; different concepts for the rule of law
10The state and the law in their historical evolution
11The concept of the source of law
12The main sources of law
13Legal relations: juridic facts
14Implementation of law cases and the interpretation of law
15Legal system: the principles of rule of law
16Final Exam
Prerequisites
Textbook
Other References
Laboratory Work
Computer Usage
Other
Learning Outcomes and Competences
1Upon the completion of the course the students should have knowledge of state and law sources
2Upon the completion of the course the students should be able to demonstrate the ability to research, analyse and apply legal material to conceptual debates
3Upon the completion of the course the students should be able to recognize the main forms of state organization.
4Upon the completion of the course the students should be able to gain a historical, political, sociological and philosophical understanding of Public Law in Albania
Course Evaluation Methods
In-term studies Quantity Percentage
Midterms130
Quizzes00
Projects00
Term Projects00
Laboratory00
Attendance00
Contribution of in-term studies to overall grade30
Contribution of final examination to overall grade70
Total100
ECTS (Allocated Based on Student) Workload
Activities Quantity Duration
(hours)
Total Workload
(hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week : 16 x Total course hours) 16348
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14342
Assignments 050
Midterms 11010
Final examination 12020
Other 000
Total Work Load 120
Total Work Load / 25 (hours) 4.8
ECTS 5

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