Master in constitutional law and administrative


Program Description

Differentials Course

One of the most striking features of the Law of Social Democratic State is the supremacy of the Constitution. As a result, the theory of creation teaches that the so-called constitutional block is formed by the rules of fundamental rights and guarantees and state organization and powers, which are called as materially constitutional requirements. In this scenario, the branches of Constitutional Law and Administrative Law are of indisputable centrality in the realization of the constitutional principles and put them rules arising. It is therefore essential that the legal actors to understand the theory and practice that support the judicial and administrative decisions in the Brazilian State. Inserted in this reality, the specialization course in Constitutional and Administrative Law of the University Center Tiradentes (UNIT-AL) in partnership with Superior Law School (ESA - OAB / AL) proposes a multidisciplinary graduate, theoretical and practical, aimed at updating and the formation of a professional able to act in the areas various areas of law, in particular the Public law. This is an innovative project as it covers issues and practices inherent to the various legal professions. This is why it was necessary to partnership the University Center Tiradentes (UNIT-AL) and the Higher School of Law (ESA- OAB / AL) in order to facilitate this specialization. The approach used in the course goes on to consider the professional needs of lawyers and new challenges in the training of a law degree.


General: qualify Law professionals through an interdisciplinary analysis of the variables of Social Democratic rule of law, which permeate the supremacy of the Constitution as a principle validator of Brazilian law, is in control of constitutionality of laws, is still in the exercise of constitutional jurisdiction by the Supreme Court and its impact on legal and administrative cornfields. Moreover, the course aims in particular at improving the practical and professional training, enabling a more efficient and responsible exercise in legal and social activities in the forensic and administrative level.

specific: • develop a critical and interdisciplinary sense of the functioning of judicial and administrative bodies in our country, taking the Constitution as the foundation of validity of the interpretation and application of existing laws, as well as the creation of new legal provisions. • To facilitate the understanding of the work in practice by professionals of Constitutional Law and Administrative Law. • Evaluate concepts, techniques and values ​​adopted in practice by the Supreme Court to resolve the problems judicialized it, especially the "hard cases" in the context of fundamental rights, and its effect on judicial and administrative bodies. • Know and question the techniques of interpretation of laws in the context of classical and constitutional hermeneutics.


This course is the various legal professions, since all judicial activity requires a clear understanding of the legal phenomena instrumentally, that is, focused on procedural actions, such as attorneys, prosecutors, public defenders and, those preparing for such careers.


The courses will be conducted through lectures, in which theoretical and practical aspects will be addressed, including cases of discussions, being always encouraged the active participation of students, as well as the previous reading of the content to be taught.

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