CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN FAMILY LAW

Course Information
TitleΣΥΓΧΡΟΝΑ ΖΗΤΗΜΑΤΑ ΟΙΚΟΓΕΝΕΙΑΚΟΥ ΔΙΚΑΙΟΥ / CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN FAMILY LAW
CodeΕΛΕ21
FacultyLaw
SchoolLaw
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID100001663

Programme of Study: UPS School of Law (2015-today)

Registered students: 33
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Unified OrientationElective Courses744

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
600126612
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
The aim of the course is to provide the students with an in depth knowledge of the regulation of family relations and their connection to the evolving social reality. After successfully attending the course the students shall be able to express their opinion on legal as well as on bio-ethical or social issues and to hold a relevant scientific discussion.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Family Law and its capacity to adapt to social changes.- Current legal developments.- PRIVATE AUTONOMY of the spouses and equality of sexex in current family relations (parental care, maintenance, family home, claim for the acquests during marriage)- MEDICALLY ASSISTED REPRODUCTION and its impact on the law of kinship (laws 3089/2002, 3305/2005), the right to reproduce, issues regarding the circulation of genetic material and the anonymity of the donot of genetic material, their significance for kinship in cases of reproduction with genetic material of third donors, surrogate motherhood and post morten FERTILISATION. – FAMILY VIOLENCE in Civil law, in Criminal Law and in Criminal Procedural Law (Law 3500/2006).- The notion of family, the protected persons and the distinctions of violence- Monetary satisfaction of the victim and the (special) protection measures – The criminal mediation and its relation to the right to divorce.- THE COHABITATION AGREEMENT (Law. 3179/2008).- Formalities for its conclusion,valitity prerequisites and nullity.- Its content for the property relations of the cohabitants and the right to maintenance. – Their relations to their children.- Kinship and parental care. – The succession rights of the cohabitants.- Issues of interpretation.
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Description
Email communication with students.
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures502
Written assigments251
Students' Presentations190.8
Total943.8
Student Assessment
Description
Written exams in theoreticalissues and on practical cases. Student's essays and presentationa are also taken into consideration
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Summative)
  • Students' presentations (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Α. Κοτζάμπαση, Ισότητα των φύλων και ιδιωτική αυτονομία στις οικογενειακές έννομες σχέσεις, 2011 εκδ. Σάκκουλα, 22696666
Last Update
21-07-2015