CYPRIOT LAW

Course Information
TitleΚΥΠΡΙΑΚΟ ΔΙΚΑΙΟ / CYPRIOT LAW
CodeΕΛΕ29
FacultyLaw
SchoolLaw
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID100001671

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

Registered students: 60
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Unified OrientationElective Courses744

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
600126620
Type of the Course
  • Scientific Area
Course Category
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Knowledge of basic principles and institutions of Cypriot law.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Historical development of Cypriot Law. The orientation of the Law in the Republic of Cyprus. The multiplicity of legal influences in Cypriot Law. The language problem. Sources and methods of Cypriot Law. Cypriot Constitutional Law History. The judiciary control of constitutionality of Statute Laws. The binding force of English judicial decisions. The Case-law in Cypriot Law. Analysis of Cypriot judicial decisions (Mustafa Ibrahim etc.). The System of Rendering Justice. Recent amendments of family law. Decisions of the European Court of Human Rights with regard to Cyprus. Cypriot legal institutions compared to the Greek equivalent ones.
Keywords
Cypriot law.
Educational Material Types
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures
Seminars
Written assigments
Total
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative)
  • Oral Exams (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Ε. Βασιλακάκης – Σ. Παπασάββας: Στοιχεία Κυπριακού Δικαίου, Εκδόσεις Σάκκουλα Ε.Ε., Θεσσαλονίκη 2002 /1η έκδοση (Kωδικός Βιβλίου στον ΕΥΔΟΞΟ: 25085).
Last Update
29-06-2015