History of Law
|Course code module||MREC20060|
|Study load (hours)||84|
|Instructor(s)||Herman Van Goethem|
|Language of instruction:||Dutch|
|Semester exam information:||exam in the 1st semester|
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A basic knowledge of the history of modern times.
2. Objectives (expected learning outcomes)
To recognise the important contribution which a knowledge of the history of public law can make towards a better understanding of that law.
3. Course content
This course studies the history of Belgian public law with reference to specific case studies, such as important political incidents or conflicts.
The case studies which will be dealt with this year are: 1° the constitutional conflict between King Leopold III and his ministers, and the trials and tribulations of the Pierlot regime (1940-1942); 2° Belgium and its international status, 1940-1942; 3° administrative collaboration in Belgium, 1940-1944.
4. Teaching method
Direct contact: Lectures
5. Assessment method
Exam: Written, without oral presentationOpen bookOpen questions
6. Compulsory reading – study material
Syllabus by the lecturer, available from Universitas, Prinsesstraat Antwerpen.
7. Recommended reading - study material
Useful reading will be announced during the lectures.
laatste aanpassing: last update: 07/01/2009 11:30 herman.vangoethem