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030726 KU Freedom of Religion and Belief in Europe (2021S)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 3 - Rechtswissenschaften
Continuous assessment of course work


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 56 participants
Language: German


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Tuesday 09.03. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Tuesday 16.03. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Tuesday 23.03. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Tuesday 13.04. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Tuesday 20.04. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Tuesday 27.04. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Tuesday 04.05. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Tuesday 11.05. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Tuesday 18.05. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Tuesday 01.06. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Tuesday 08.06. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Tuesday 15.06. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital
Tuesday 22.06. 15:00 - 16:30 Digital


Aims, contents and method of the course

Thematic focus:
Europeanisation of the legal system and the laws on religion;
Different models of the relation between the state and religious communities within the member states, Religion and European Identity;
Particulatities of the European law on religion;
The religious and belief based dimension within the EU;
Freedom of Religion and Belief unter the European Community Law and unter the European Convention on Human Rights;
European jurisprudence (EJC, ECtHR, the former ECHR);
European labour law and anti-discrimination law;
Sects and new religious movements;
Islam in Europe.

Assessment and permitted materials

Mitarbeit, Abfassen einer Hausarbeit, mündliches Kolloquium

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria


Examination topics

During the semester two documents will be uploaded onto the Moodle-platform.

Reading list

The mentioned documents will contain a good number of references to literature and judicature

Association in the course directory

Last modified: We 21.04.2021 11:25