Introduction to Law

Bank Management and Administration, Publication in the Diário da República - Bolonha 2008/09 [DR. 20757/2008 07.08.2008]

4 ECTS; 1º Ano, 2º Semestre, 45,0 TP


Not applicable.

The students should have an overview of the legal system; be able to identify juridical rules and the sources and branches of law and be familiar with such concepts as the Organic Law of the State,juridical relationship and

1.Introductory notions.
2.Compos~ition of law concepts.
3.State political organization.
4.Sources of law.
5.Law branches.
6.Law interpretation and integration.
7.The juridical relation.
8.Obligation juridical relation.

Evaluation Methodology
Two mid-tyerm tests.Final exam.

- Ascenção, J. (2003). Direito Introdução e Teoria Geral. (Vol. 1). Lisboa: Almedina
- Justo, A. (2011). Introdução ao Estudo do Direito. (Vol. 1). Coimbra: Coimbra Editora

Method of interaction
Lectures and tutorials.

Software used in class