Checking date: 02/12/2021

Course: 2022/2023

Principles of Administrative Law
Study: Bachelor in Employment and Labour Relations (207)


Department assigned to the subject: Department of Public State Law

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Requirements (Subjects that are assumed to be known)
The principles of the law course (essentially the part of constitutional law)
1. Identify and apply legal rules and principles that order criteria position and functioning of public authorities under the constitutional order, as well as leading institutions in the composition of general interest with private interests. 2. Management of administrative law to locate, interpret and apply legal and administrative regulations. 3. Institutional knowledge of the discipline and its specific terminology. 4. Capacity for abstraction of general legal and administrative concepts from the study and its projection in practical cases and to apply them in solving the latter
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
Lesson 1. Rise and evolution of Public Administration Law. Sources. Lesson 2. The organization of Public Administration . Lesson 3. The administrative Procedures and administrative act. Lesson 4. Public contracts. Lesson 5. The control of Public Administration and their activity. Lesson 6. The general institutions for the realization of the Public Interest and its composition with the private. Lesson 7. Human resources in Public administration. Spanish civil service employment system
Learning activities and methodology
The learning process is based on a practice-oriented education. Therefore, regular lectures will be supplemented with in-class analysis and discussion of cases and materials, which will facilitate the understanding and application of the legal concepts. Therefore, the teaching activities are divided into "lecture type" sessions (for the whole group) and case-oriented sessions or discussion groups (in small rooms). The activities carried out in small groups are subject to the ¿on-going¿ or continuing evaluation during the course. 1. In the lecturing sessions, the professor will present the main concepts and ideas, pertaining to each of the units or lessons in which the syllabus is divided. 2. Case-oriented sessions will provide a practical approach to the different topics, through the analysis and discussion of real cases or selected reading materials. In the small groups, the curricular activities might also include "multiple choice" tests or other types of exams, covering a part of the course program. Those activities will be duly announced by the professor in the "Aula Global" electronic website.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40
Calendar of Continuous assessment
Basic Bibliography
  • Gamero Casado, Eduardo Fernández Ramos, Severiano Mora Ruiz, Manuela. Derecho administrativo para estudios no jurídicos. Tecnos. 2016
  • PAREJO ALFONSO, Luciano. Lecciones de Derecho Administrativo. Tirant lo Blanch. 2015
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