75257 - Institutions of Public Law -

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This teaching activity contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN 2030 Agenda.

Good health and well-being

Academic Year 2021/2022

Learning outcomes

After completing this module, the student possesses the knowledge and the ability to understand the main sources of the Italian and EU law, the general concepts of ethics, ethics and professional responsibility of health personnel.

Course contents

General section:
Principles and basic features national legal system. Sources of law. The organization of the State. Decentralization.
Special section:
The right to protection of collective and individual health. The NHS. The corporatization. Accreditation. The working relationship and professional responsibility.


R.Bin, D.Donati, G.Pitruzzella, Lineamenti di diritto pubblico per i servizi sociali, Giappichelli, 2019, limited to chapters I, III, IV, VI, VII, IX, XI, XII, XIV.

P.D'ONOFRIO, Libertà di cura ed autodeterminazione, Cedam, 2015.

C. BOTTARI, La tutela della salute: lavori in corso, Giappichelli, 2020 chapters 1, 2, 3, 4 e 5.

Assessment methods

The exam, in oral form, consists in the discussion of issues related to the topics discussed in the lectures.
Topics covered in the course of the other modules, will be subject to simultaneous written test.

Office hours

See the website of Carlo Bottari