Curriculum

The curriculum of the 1st cycle of the Bachelor’s programme in Law varies depending on the curricular year and, in some cases, depending on the class.

Duration: 4 curricular years (8 semesters).

Number of credits: 240 ECTS

System: Daytime Courses (course 9078) and Evening Courses (course 8358)

1st Year

1st Year Class A
Curriculum UnitsSemesterType
Introduction to the Law I1stCompulsory
General Theory of Civil Law I
Constitutional Law I
Roman Law
Economics I
Introduction to the Law II2ndCompulsory
General Theory of Civil Law II
Constitutional Law II
History of Portuguese Law
One of the following Elective Curriculum Units:
Economics II
Jurisprudence
History of Political Thought
Sociology of Law
Elective

1st Year Class B
Curriculum UnitsSemesterType
Introduction to the Law I1stCompulsory
General Theory of Civil Law I
Constitutional Law I
Roman Law
Economics I
Introduction to the Law II2ndCompulsory
General Theory of Civil Law II
Constitutional Law II
History of Portuguese Law
One of the following Elective Curriculum Units:
Economics II
Jurisprudence
History of Political Thought
Sociology of Law
Elective

1st Year Evening Class
Curriculum UnitsSemesterType
Introduction to the Law I1stCompulsory
General Theory of Civil Law I
Constitutional Law I
Roman Law
Economics I
Introduction to the Law II2ndCompulsory
General Theory of Civil Law II
Constitutional Law II
History of Portuguese Law
One of the following Elective Curriculum Units:
Economics II
Jurisprudence
History of Political Thought
Sociology of Law
Elective

2nd Year

2nd Year Class A
Curriculum UnitsSemesterType
Law of Obligations I1stCompulsory
Family Law
Administrative Law I
Public International Law
One of the following Elective Curriculum Units:
History of Legal Thought
History of International Relations
Political Science
Comparative Law
Elective
Law of Obligations II2ndCompulsory
Inheritance Law
Administrative Law II
European Union Law
Public Finance

2nd Year Class B
Curriculum UnitsSemesterType
Law of Obligations I1stCompulsory
Family Law
Administrative Law I
Public International Law
Public Finance
Law of Obligations II2ndCompulsory
Inheritance Law
Law of Obligations II
European Union Law
One of the following Elective Curriculum Units:
History of Legal Thought
History of International Relations
Political Science
Comparative Law
Elective

2nd Year Evening Class
Curriculum UnitsSemesterType
Law of Obligations I1stCompulsory
Family Law
Administrative Law I
Public International Law
One of the following Elective Curriculum Units:
History of Legal Thought
History of International Relations
Political Science
Comparative Law
Elective
Law of Obligations II2ndCompulsory
Inheritance Law
Administrative Law II
European Union Law
Public Finance

3rd Year

3rd Year Class A
Curriculum UnitsSemesterType
Commercial Law I1stCompulsory
Criminal Law I
Civil Procedure Law I
Contract Law
One of the following Elective Curriculum Units:
Economic Law
International Economy
Administrative Law III
Elective
Commercial Law II/Corporate Law2ndCompulsory
Criminal Law II
Civil Procedure Law II
Property Law
One of the following Elective Curriculum Units:
International Economic Law
Law of the Financial Markets
Urban Planning Law
Contract Law II
Maritime Law
Elective

3rd Year Class B
Curriculum UnitsSemesterType
Commercial Law I1stCompulsory
Criminal Law I
Civil Procedure Law I
Property Law
One of the following Elective Curriculum Units:
Economic Law
International Economy
Urban Planning Law
Contract Law II
Maritime Law
Elective
Commercial Law II/Corporate Law2ndCompulsory
Criminal Law II
Civil Procedure Law II
Contract Law
One of the following Elective Curriculum Units:
International Economic Law
Law of the Financial Markets
Administrative Law III
Elective

3rd Year Evening Class
Curriculum UnitsSemesterType
Commercial Law I1stCompulsory
Criminal Law I
Civil Procedure Law I
Contract Law
One of the following Elective Curriculum Units:
Economic Law
International Economy
Administrative Law III
Elective
Commercial Law II/Corporate Law2ndCompulsory
Criminal Law II
Civil Procedure Law II
Property Law
One of the following Elective Curriculum Units:
International Economic Law
Law of the Financial Markets
Urban Planning Law
Contract Law II
Maritime Law
Elective

4th Year

4th Year Daytime Class
Curriculum UnitsSemesterType
Labour Law I1stCompulsory
Conflict of Laws
Tax Law
Administrative and Tax Justice
One of the following Elective Curriculum Units:
Economic and Monetary Union
European Union Litigation Law
Public International Law II
Commercial Law III
Elective
Labour Law II2ndCompulsory
Criminal Procedure Law
Civil Procedure Law III
Fundamental Rights
One of the following Elective Curriculum Units:
International Tax Law
Environmental Law
Constitutional Justice
Conflict of Laws II
Criminal Law III
Elective

4th Year Evening Class
Curriculum UnitsSemesterType
Labour Law I1stCompulsory
Criminal Procedure Law
Tax Law
Fundamental Rights
One of the following Elective Curriculum Units:
Economic and Monetary Union
Environmental Law
Criminal Law III
Elective
Labour Law II2ndCompulsory
Conflict of Laws I
Civil Procedure Law III
Administrative and Tax Justice
One of the following Elective Curriculum Units:
International Tax Law
European Union Litigation
Constitutional Justice
Commercial Law III
Elective


Programmes, Lecturers and Collaborators (2014/2015)


Programmes, Lecturers and Collaborators (2015/2016)


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