280.081 Constitutional and Administrative Law
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021S, VO, 2.0h, 2.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to orientate themselves in the field of Austrain constitutional and administrative law as well as in the relevant fields of EU Law and posess a profound knowledge of these areas of law.

Subject of course

Introduction to the concept of law - Institutions and tasks of the state - fundamental principles of the Austrian Constitution - elections and law making process - fundamental rights - institutions, tasks and types of action of the Austrian administration - adminisrative procedural law - specific areas of administration law (legal framework for the operation of plants, building and planning laws); Introduction to EU law 

Teaching methods

Lectures and interactive discussion of topics.

Mode of examination


Additional information





Course dates

Mon16:00 - 18:0008.03.2021 - 28.06.2021 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/91400456646 (LIVE)Einführung: Ablauf der Lehrveranstaltung; Was ist Recht?
Constitutional and Administrative Law - Single appointments
Mon08.03.202116:00 - 18:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/91400456646Einführung: Ablauf der Lehrveranstaltung; Was ist Recht?
Mon15.03.202116:00 - 18:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/91400456646Staat und Verfassung(srecht): Definition, Funktion und Grundprinzipien der österreichischen Verfassung
Mon22.03.202116:00 - 18:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/91400456646Staatsorganisationsrecht; Wahlen und Gesetzgebung
Mon12.04.202116:00 - 18:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/91400456646Grundrechte
Mon19.04.202116:00 - 18:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/91400456646Verwaltungsrecht I: Definition, Organe, Aufgaben, Verwaltungsebenen
Mon26.04.202116:00 - 18:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/91400456646Verwaltungsrecht II: Verwaltungsorganisation, Selbstverwaltung, Handlungsformen der Verwaltung
Mon03.05.202116:00 - 18:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/91400456646Unionsrecht I: Entwicklung, Rechtsnatur, Organe und Kompetenzen
Mon10.05.202116:00 - 18:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/91400456646Unionsrecht II: Rechtsakte, EU-Binnenmarkt
Mon17.05.202116:00 - 18:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/91400456646Besonderes Verwaltungsrecht: Anlagen- und Baurecht
Mon31.05.202116:00 - 18:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/91400456646Verwaltungsverfahrensrecht und Rechtschutz
Mon07.06.202116:00 - 18:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/91400456646(Ersatztermin)
Mon28.06.202116:00 - 18:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/91400456646Prüfung

Examination modalities

The exams will take place ONLINE until further notice. The examination is written in TUWEL, the examination supervision takes place in a parallel ZOOM meeting. You will receive detailed information on the examination modalities as well as access information for the examination room in ZOOM via email before the examination.


What do I need for the online exam?
You need a stable internet connection, a webcam, a working microphone and your TU Wien student ID.

When and how do I get information about the exam procedure?
You will receive the access link to the exam room in ZOOM as well as all information about the procedure via email the day before the exam.

How do I get access to the TUWEL course if I am registered for the exam but not for the VO?
They will be added to the TUWEL course immediately after the registration deadline. The registration deadline can be found on the exam registration page.

Can I otherwise use any aids during the exam?
No, this is not an open book exam.

For further information visit: https://tuwel.tuwien.ac.at/pluginfile.php/2485220/mod_resource/content/2/Pr%C3%BCfungsmodalit%C3%A4ten_SS2021.pdf


DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Tue13:00 - 15:0025.04.2023EI 9 Hlawka HS - ETIT written27.03.2023 10:00 - 23.04.2023 23:59TISS5. Folgeprüfung - PRÄSENZ
Mon16:00 - 18:0019.06.2023EI 3 Sahulka HS - UIW written15.05.2023 10:00 - 16.06.2023 23:59TISSHauptprüfungstermin - PRÄSENZ

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
22.02.2021 10:00 30.04.2021 10:00 30.04.2021 23:59


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