Administrative Law I
Part of this Programme
Level of Qualification|Semesters|ECTS
Bachelor | Semestral | 7
Year | Type of course unit | Language
2 |Mandatory |Português
Total of Working Hours | Duration of Contact (hours)
175 | 75
Recommended complementary curricular units
Prerequisites and co-requisites
Subjects.Orgãos.Poderes.Formas of administrative activity. Administrative legal relations, public subjective rights and legally protected interests and diffuse interests.The role of the procedure in Administrative Law. Legal regime of administrative procedure. The principle of administrative legality. The principle of equality. The principle of proportionality. The principle of justice. The principle of impartiality. The principles of good faith and the protection of trust. The principle of collaboration between the administration and individuals. The principle of stakeholder participation in the formation of administrative decisions. The principle of decision.
The Public Administration. The Administrative Organization. Fundamental Principles of the Administrative Organization. Organizational Principles of Constitutional Seat. Subjects, Organs and Powers. The Administrative Juridical Function as Legal Activity and as Source and Corollary of Administrative Legal Relationships. The Administrative Procedure. The Fundamental Principles of Administrative Activity.
Knowledge, abilities and skills to be acquired
Subjects, forms, functions and powers within the scope of administrative activity; Application of the Guiding Principles of Administrative Law; mode of relationship between the Public Administration and individuals; materialization of public procurement and lastly understanding of the administrative organization in Portugal.
Teaching methodologies and assessment
Contact (class load): 5TP Personal work (study, research, etc.): 10 Semester evaluation: at least 2 evaluation tests (2h + 2h)
Afonso Queirós, Lições de Direito Administrativo, 2ª ed., Coimbra, 1976
Esteves de Oliveira, Direito Administrativo, 2ª ed., Coimbra, 1984
Freitas do Amaral, Curso de Direito Administrativo, vol. I 3ªed., Coimbra, 2006
Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, Lições de Direito Administrativo, Lisboa, 1994/1995
Freitas do Amaral, Direito Administrativo, 2001, (vol. II, III e IV)
Luis S. Cabral de Moncada, A Relação Jurídica Administrativa, Coimbra, 2009