Checking date: 26/04/2024

Course: 2024/2025

Roman Law
Dual Bachelor in International Studies and Law (Study Plan 2018) (Plan: 412 - Estudio: 321)


Department assigned to the subject: Private Law Department

Type: Basic Core
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Branch of knowledge: Social Sciences and Law

Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
- Introduction to the study of Roman law and its reception in Europe - History, political and constitutional organization and sources of law -The subject of rights (natural persons and artificial persons) - Roman civil process law ("legis actiones"; "per formulas"; "cognitio extraordinem") - Real rights (property, possession and other real rights such as use, easement, and rights of guarantee) - Obligations (elements, sources, performance, ways of extinguishing obligations, guarantee)
Learning activities and methodology
Problem based learning
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 50
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 50

Calendar of Continuous assessment

Extraordinary call: regulations
Basic Bibliography
  • Schiavone, A., . The invention of law in the West. Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of Harvard Univ. Press. 2012 (2005).
  • Edited by Nasti. F/Schiavone, A.. Jurists and legal science in the history of roman law. Routledge (London and NY)/Giappicchelli (Torino). 2022
  • Johnston, D., ed. 2015. . The Cambridge companion to Roman law. Cambridge Univ. Press., Cambridge (UK). 2015
  • Robinson, O. F., . The sources of Roman law: Problems and methods for ancient historians. Routledge, London (UK). 1997
  • Stein, P., . Roman law in European history. Cambridge Univ. Press, New York. 1999
  • Tellegen-Couperus, O. E.,. A short history of Roman law. London, Routledge. 1993
Recursos electrónicosElectronic Resources *
Additional Bibliography
  • Codex: Digesta: . Instituta: Novellae:
  • The Digest of Justinian. Edited by Alan Watson. University of Pennsylvania. 2011
Recursos electrónicosElectronic Resources *
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