Undergraduate Module Descriptor

LAW2033: French Administrative Law

This module descriptor refers to the 2019/0 academic year.

Module Content

Syllabus Plan

(1) General Introduction: History of French administrative Law; The French administrative court system;
(2) Sources and definition of French Administrative Law (Le principe de légalité);
(3) L'action administrative et les actes administratifs unilatéraux;
(4) Le contrôle des actes administratifs unilatéraux - Le recours pour excès de pouvoir;
(5)  Le service public
(6)  La police administrative

Learning and Teaching

This table provides an overview of how your hours of study for this module are allocated:

Scheduled Learning and Teaching ActivitiesGuided independent studyPlacement / study abroad

...and this table provides a more detailed breakdown of the hours allocated to various study activities:

CategoryHours of study timeDescription
Scheduled Learning and teaching activity 44Lectures
Scheduled Learning and teaching activity14Tutorials
Scheduled Learning and Teaching activities77 x 1hr Individualised Feedback Sessions
Guided Independent study90Pre lecture reading
Guided Independent study52Tutorial preparation and essay Consolidation of lecture notes
Guided Independent study90Independent study

Online Resources

This module has online resources available via ELE (the Exeter Learning Environment).