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: 68
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Unified OrientationElective CoursesWinter-4

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
600174495

Class Schedule

Building
Floor-
HallΕξ αποστάσεως (900)
CalendarΔευτέρα 12:00 έως 14:00
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
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 sexes 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.
Keywords
private autonomy of the spouses, medically assisted reproduction, family violence, cohabitation agreement
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Description
Teaching is supported through uploading learning content to E-learning platform. Students may contact the teaching staff via e-mail.
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures261.0
Reading Assigment271.1
Written assigments251
Exams20.1
Students' presentations200.8
Total1004
Student Assessment
Description
Written exams in theoretical issues 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)
Ισότητα των φύλων και ιδιωτική αυτονομία στις οικογενειακές σχέσεις Κωδικός Βιβλίου στον Εύδοξο: 22696666 Έκδοση: 1η/2011 Συγγραφείς: Κοτζάμπαση Αθηνά ISBN: 9789604457441 Τύπος: Σύγγραμμα Διαθέτης (Εκδότης): ΕΚΔΟΣΕΙΣ ΣΑΚΚΟΥΛΑ ΑΕ
Additional bibliography for study
Σύγχρονες τάσεις του οικογενειακού δικαίου: Πρακτικά 13ου Πανελλήνιου Συνεδρίου της Εταιρίας Δικαστικών Μελετών, 7-9.10.2011, Καβάλα Έκδοση: 2013 Επιμέλεια: Εταιρία Δικαστικών Μελετών Συνεργασία: Δικηγορικός Σύλλογος Καβάλας ISBN: 978-960-562-094-3 Διαθέτης (Εκδότης): ΝΟΜΙΚΗ ΒΙΒΛΙΟΘΗΚΗ
Last Update
31-01-2021