Universität Wien FIND

030668 KU International Constitutional Law in a European Perspective (2014S)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 3 - Rechtswissenschaften



max. 40 participants
Language: English

Examination dates


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Friday 14.03. 16:00 - 19:00 Seminarraum SEM61 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum 6.OG
Thursday 03.04. 16:00 - 19:00 Seminarraum SEM44 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum 4.OG
Tuesday 06.05. 16:00 - 18:00 Seminarraum SEM31 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, 3.OG
Tuesday 03.06. 09:00 - 18:00 Seminarraum SEM62 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum 6.OG
Wednesday 04.06. 09:00 - 18:00 Seminarraum SEM33 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, 3.OG


Aims, contents and method of the course

International Constitutional Law (ICL) as a legal discipline combines constitutional law, public international law, European law and legal theory. The course will focus on Minorities within a multilevel constitutional reality. The relevant questions and problems will be exemplified and discussed through selected case studies.

Assessment and permitted materials

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Students shall learn to understand constitutions in their historic but in particular in their contemporary context and learn to question constitutional concepts instead of accepting them as sacrosanct.

Examination topics

Introduction to ICL; Introduction to Migration from a historical, political and human rights' perspective; preparation and presentation of case-studies (group work), interactive discussions.

Reading list

Basic literature will be provided in the first unit of the course.

Association in the course directory

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