cod. 1005541

Academic year 2016/17
3° year of course - Second semester
Academic discipline
Diritto privato (IUS/01)
Attività formative affini o integrative
Type of training activity
30 hours
of face-to-face activities
6 credits
course unit
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Learning objectives

The course aims to provide the knowledge to understand the Italian family law, including its possible future developments.


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Course unit content

The first part of the course covers the legal concept of family.
The second part concerns the family founded on marriage, through the analysis of the personal and economic relations between spouses.
The third part of the course covers the legal defects and the crisis of marriage: the hypothesis of nullity, the separation of the spouses, the dissolution of marriage.
The last part concerns the legal status of minors with respect to the family, filiation, adoption, and maintenance obligations.

Full programme

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G. BONILINI, Manuale di diritto di famiglia, UTET, Torino, 2016, VII ed.
(pp. 350), which includes , in particular , comments on the recent changes in the field of filiation

And also, chosen by the Students:
a) A. DI MAJO, Codice civile, Giuffrè, Milano, latest edition
b) F. BOCCHINI, Codice della famiglia e dei minori, Giuffré, Milano, latest edition

Teaching methods

The course will consist of lectures.

Assessment methods and criteria

The examination will consist of an oral test. Answers to at least three questions need to be provided. Questions will cover both the textbooks and the lecturing activity.

Other information

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