RELIGIOUS FREEDOM AND HUMAN RIGHTS: EUROPEAN AND INTERNATIONAL PROTECTION

Course Information
TitleRELIGIOUS FREEDOM AND HUMAN RIGHTS: EUROPEAN AND INTERNATIONAL PROTECTION / RELIGIOUS FREEDOM AND HUMAN RIGHTS: EUROPEAN AND INTERNATIONAL PROTECTION
CodeEP175
FacultyLaw
SchoolLaw
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CoordinatorKonstantinos Papageorgiou
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID600017741

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

Registered students: 31
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Unified OrientationExchange115

Class Information
Academic Year2023 – 2024
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
600231577
Course Type 2021
Specialization / Direction
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
RELIGIOUS FREEDOM & HUMAN RIGHTS European and International Protection Courses in 13 Weeks by Professor Constantinos Papageorgiou Diagram 1. An introductory to the history and international protection of human rights 2. A typology: civil and political rights / economic, social and cultural rights 3. International protection of religious freedom ▪ the Charter of the United Nations (1945) • the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (1966) • the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (1966) • the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (1969) • the Convention on the Rights of the Child (1989). 4. European Convention on Human Rights (Rome, 4.11.1950) 5. Jurisprudence (Court Decisions) of European Court on Human Rights (Strasburg): presentation and analytical approach 6. Religious Freedom ▪ Freedom of Religious Conscience ▪ Freedom of Worship ▪ Limitations to religious freedom 7. Religious Freedom in each Member State of European Union: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Spain, Sweden etc.
Keywords
Religious freedom – Human Rights - European and International Protection European Convention on Human Rights - European Court on Human Rights (Strasburg) - Religious Freedom in each Member State of European Union
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Interactive excersises
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
  • Performance / Staging (Summative)
Last Update
20-03-2023