URBAN PLANNING LAW
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Knowledge and understanding:
At the end of the course, which requires the knowledge of the basic elements of law acquired during the degree course in Architectural Sciences, the student will have acquired specific knowledge in the field of town planning and building law, thanks to the examination of "practical cases" pertaining to the profession of architect (whether as private professional, whether as an employee of the P.A.).
At the end of the course, the student will have good knowledge of town planning and building law and related institutions. The student will have acquired a discrete autonomy as regards the principal connected fulfillments concerning town planning law and he will know the essential tools for the "management" (in legal terms) of the territory.
In addition, the student (especially the attending student) will have developed a good knowledge of legal language.
Course contents summary
Relationships between states rules and regional rules
Principles of town planning
Planning instruments and contents
Certificate of occupancy
Liability, penalties, sanctions
Declaration of public utility
F. Dani, Discipline giuridiche per l’architettura – Territorio, pianificazione e opere pubbliche, G.Giappichelli Editore, Torino 2013 (First and Second parts).
A. Crosetti, A.Police, M.R. Spasiano, Diritto Urbanistico e dei lavori pubblici, Torino, 2007 (parts regarding planning and building law).
Recommended textbooks, for further study:
G. Pagliari, Corso di Diritto Urbanistico, IV edizione, Giuffrè Editore, Milano, 2010;
A. Fiale, E. Fiale, Diritto Urbanistico, XIV Edizione, Edizioni Giuridiche Simone, Napoli, novembre 2011.
Further teaching materials:
- laws (available at educational center);
- notes (available at educational center).
The course consists of oral lessons.
During the lessons, we will proceed to make an analysis of the applicable laws and significant institutions.
There will also be some "practical" lessons with the participation of authoritative representatives of public administrations.
Assessment methods and criteria
The examination will consist of an oral exam concerning the contents of the lessons.
The questions shall be aimed at verifying the knowledge of the student learned during the course as well as his ability to reason, to correlate the various topics and issues, to solve “practical” cases (skills).