CORRUPTION IN THE PUBLIC SECTOR

Course Information
TitleΔΙΑΦΘΟΡΑ ΣΤΟ ΔΗΜΟΣΙΟ ΤΟΜΕΑ / CORRUPTION IN THE PUBLIC SECTOR
CodeΟΠΔΕ2
Cycle / Level2nd / Postgraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID600018897

Programme of Study: Financial Criminal Law

Registered students: 22
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
KORMOSElective CoursesWinter/Spring-7.5

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
  • Theocharis Dalakouras
Class ID
600179599
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
General Prerequisites
The course has no formal prerequisites. In order for the participants to be able to understand better the structure of the taught crimes and related theoretical issues of general nature (e.g. attempt, participation, grounds of justification or excuse) it is recommended that they have already got familiar with basic concepts and doctrinal structures of Criminal Law by attending the courses Criminal Law.
Learning Outcomes
Development of the ability to recognise und understand the main interpretative issues related to the taught provisions, to use appropriate interpretative methods for solving them, to present und critically evaluate the opinions supported about them in science and jurisprudence and to apply correctly the provisions in the framework of practical exercises.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Respect natural environment
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
This course examines the basic crimes that are typically included in the concept of corruption in the public sector, ie the crimes of bribery and undue influence when committed by civil servants, foreign public officials or officials of international organizations. In particular, the relevant international and European texts are presented and the institutional framework in force in Greece is analyzed in detail, with reference to specific important corruption cases that have occupied the Greek justice. Issues of international cooperation against corruption in the public sector are also investigated (eg legal aid, European warrant), and finally the limits of the procedural interventions promoted in the process of investigating and proving these crimes in a fair trial are specified.
Keywords
financial crime, financial crime, corruption, legal aid, European warrant
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures391.6
Seminars120.5
Reading Assigment73.52.9
Written assigments602.4
Exams30.1
Total187.57.5
Student Assessment
Description
Written or oral examination at the end of the semester on the subject-matter covered during lectures and seminars. Evaluation of a written assignment (paper) on a topic selected by each student.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative)
  • Oral Exams (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Βιβλία, άρθρα και μονογραφίες για το αντικείμενο του μαθήματος.
Additional bibliography for study
Επιπρόσθετη βιβλιογραφία καθώς και άλλο βοηθητικό υλικό (διαγράμματα παραδόσεων, πρακτικά παραδόσεων, αποφάσεις νομολογίας, φροντιστηριακές ασκήσεις, σεμιναριακό υλικό) παρέχεται κατά τη διάρκεια των μαθημάτων από τον εκάστοτε διδάσκοντα / διδάσκουσα ή αναρτάται στο e-learning.
Last Update
18-04-2021