PRINCIPLES OF PENAL LAW
Learning outcomes of the course unit
The aim of the course is to supply a basic knowledge of criminal substantial law and in particular of its general part.
To complete the second year.
Course contents summary
During the course will be analyzed the most important principles of criminal rules and the fundamental aspects of the general part, with special reference,among the others, to the legal principle, the harm principle, the "colpevolezza" principle, the "actus reus" and the "mens rea".
During the course, to better understand the consequences of the theoretical principles, will be analyzed some cases.
A. CADOPPI, P. VENEZIANI, Elementi di diritto penale, Parte generale, VI ed., Padova, CEDAM, 2015 (540 pagine)
Oral lessons concerning the main topics of the course and important cases, possibly with some seminars, treated by tutors.
Assessment methods and criteria
The studends attending classes will arrange a streamlined program, concerning the topics studied during the classes. Is import to bring a criminal code to attend classes.