Course Information
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
Course ID100001525

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

Registered students: 651
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Unified OrientationCompulsory Course214

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
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
After the successful completion of the course the students will: - comprehend basic concepts of Family Law, their function and their application on practical cases - be able to develop arguments and resolve legal cases on issues concerning the materials covered in the course.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • 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)
General Introduction to Family Law, the basic characteristice of damily law and of family law rights. The engagement. The marriage (The conclusion of marriage, positive requirements and impedements, the defective marriage, the annulment of marriage and its consequences). Personal and property relations of the spouses during marriage, personal and property relations of the spouses during separation, divorce (contested divorce, divorce by mutual consent) and the results of divorce. Relationship between parents and children: Establishment of paternal and maternal descent, medically assisted human reproduction, parental care, adoption. Legal obligation for maintenance. Tutelage of minors and adult protection regimes ("judicial assistance").
marriage, divorce, descent, judicial assistance
Educational Material Types
  • Book
  • course materials in e-learning
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Teaching is supported by a e-learning course. Students may contact the teaching staff via E-mail.
Course Organization
Reading Assigment582.3
Student Assessment
The performance of students is assessed by means of written exams, which take place at the end of each semester. Oral presentations and case-notes written by the students are also taken into consideration.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Oral Exams (Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1. Ε. Κουνουγέρη-Μανωλεδάκη, Οικογενειακό Δίκαιο Επιτομή, 3η έκδ. 2018, εκδ. Σάκκουλας, Αθήνα/Θεσσαλονίκη. Κωδικός Βιβλίου στον ΕΥΔΟΞΟ: 77111619 2. Θ. Παπαχρίστου, Οικογενειακό Δίκαιο, 1η έκδ. 2014, εκδ. Π.Ν. Σάκκουλα - Δίκαιο και Οικονομία. Κωδικός Βιβλίου στον ΕΥΔΟΞΟ: 38118162 3. Απ. Γεωργιάδης, Εγχειρίδιο Οικογενειακού Δικαίου, 2η έκδ. 2017, εκδ. Σάκκουλα, Αθήνα/Θεσσαλονίκη. Κωδικός Βιβλίου στον ΕΥΔΟΞΟ: 68406473
Additional bibliography for study
1. Απ. Γεωργιάδης/Μ. Σταθόπουλος (επιμ.), Κατ' άρθρο ερμηνεία του ΑΚ 2. Απ. Γεωργιάδης (επιμ.), Σύντομη ερμηνεία Αστικού Κώδικα (ΣΕΑΚ) 3. Αθ. Κοτζάμπαση, Εφ. Κουνουγέρη- Μανωλεδάκη, Αικ. Φουντεδάκη, Το οικογενειακό δίκαιο στην πράξη, 6η έκδ. 2019, εκδ. Σάκκουλα 4. Αικ. Φουντεδάκη, Υιοθεσία, εκδ. Σάκκουλα 2010 5. Γ.-Α. Γεωργιάδης, Αναδοχή Ανηλίκου, εκδ. Σάκκουλα 2019
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