Comparative Constitutional Law, 7,5 Credits

The course aims to create understanding for basic constitutional concepts (constitution, judicial review, federalism, etc.), principles (such as the rule of law and separation of powers) and fundamental rights and freedoms, which are discussed from a comparative perspective. During the course, students analyse the most important differences between different models within the Western legal tradition, and their relation to the broader legal culture.

ECTS Credits

7,5 Credits

Level of education

First cycle, has less than 60 credits in first-cycle course/s as entry requirements (G1F)

School

School of Law, Psychology and Social Work

When is the course offered?

Prerequisites: Basic Course in Law, 30 ECTS credits or 6 credit points from Rättsvetenskaplig introduktionskurs (for programme students only).

Selection: Academic points

Course syllabus

Application code: X3111