Checking date: 03/05/2023

Course: 2023/2024

Cultural heritage law
Master in Cultural and Natural Tourism Resources Management (Plan: 323 - Estudio: 291)

Coordinating teacher: VAQUER CABALLERIA, MARCOS

Department assigned to the subject: Public State Law Department

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS


Students will understand the tools, challenges and opportunities that legal frame offers to the touristic management of cultural heritage. They should also develop skills to manage cultural heritage in compliance with that legal frame.
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
1. Cultural heritage in the Spanish Constitution. In particular, article 46 and allocation of responsibilities. 2. Different types of protection. 3. Legal regime of immovable property. 4. Legal regime of movable property. 5. Intangible cultural heritage. 6. Museums, archives and libraries.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 50
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 50

Calendar of Continuous assessment

Basic Bibliography
  • LÓPEZ RAMÓN, Fernando. Fuentes y concepto del patrimonio cultural en el ordenamiento español. Instituto Nacional de Administración Pública. 2017
  • PAREJO ALFONSO, Luciano. Cultura y descentralización. Cuadernos de Derecho de la Cultura, nº 1. 2013
  • VAQUER CABALLERÍA, Marcos. El derecho a la cultura y el disfrute del patrimonio cultural. PH: Boletín del Instituto Andaluz del Patrimonio Histórico, ISSN 1136-1867, Año nº 28, Nº Extra 101. 2020

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.