Title name: Degree in Law
Branch of knowledge: Social and Legal Sciences
Center where it is taught: law School Avda. Dr. Ángel Echeverri, s / n. South campus 15782 Santiago
Date of authorization for the implementation of the title by the Xunta de Galicia: Decree 150/2010 of September 16 (DOG 09/23/10)
Date of publication in the BOE: March 3, 2011
Date of the last accreditation: 07/20/2016
Responsible for the title: Gude Fernandez, Ana Maria
Title Coordinator: Guinarte Cabada, Gumersindo
Teaching conditions:Offer periodicity: annual
Type of teaching: Face-to-face
Study regime: full time / part time
Languages of use: German Spanish French Galician English ItalianInteruniversity degree: No
Coordinating University:University of Santiago de CompostelagoalsThe general objective of the proposed Bachelor of Law degree is to offer a generalist degree in Law, which trains graduates for the future performance of the legal and paralegal professions.
As specific objectives are established:The comprehensive training of the jurist, which involves both the acquisition of knowledge of positive law and the development of capacities for interpretation, integration and application of legal norms.
The capacity for critical analysis of Law and normative design.
The acquisition of complementary competences, necessary for the understanding of the legal system and the performance of the different legal and parajuridical professions.Basic skillsThat students have demonstrated to possess and understand knowledge in an area of study that starts from the base of general secondary education, and is usually found at a level that, although supported by advanced textbooks, also includes some aspects that imply knowledge from the forefront of your field of study;
That students know how to apply their knowledge to their work or vocation in a professional way and possess the competencies that are usually demonstrated through the elaboration and defense of arguments and the resolution of problems within their area of study;
That students have the ability to gather and interpret relevant data (usually within their area of study) to make judgments that include reflection on relevant issues of a social, scientific or ethical nature;
That students can transmit information, ideas, problems and solutions to both a specialized and non-specialized audience;
That the students have developed those learning skills necessary to undertake further studies with a high degree of autonomy.CurriculumItineraries or mentions:
They are not contemplated
Temporal arrangement of studies:
It is not contemplated
Credit transfer and recognition:
It consists of the acceptance by a university of the credits that were obtained in an official education, in the same or in another university, and that are computed in other different education for the purposes of obtaining an official degree.
It implies that in the official academic documents accrediting the successive teachings for each student, the totality of the credits obtained in official teachings taken previously, at the same or at another university, that have not led to the obtaining of an official degree, will be included.
The USC regulates these two figures in the following regulations published on the web:
Recognition of university activities and transversal competences of the usc:
Students will be able to obtain up to a maximum of 12 optional credits for the recognition of the activities contemplated in article 12.8 of RD 1393/2007 and of the transversal competences of the USC. Cross-cutting competences for all USC Master's degrees are considered instrumental knowledge of (1) foreign languages; (2) Galician language, and (3) information and communication technologies. In any case, the maximum number of recognizable credits for the activities of article 12.8 of RD 1393/2007 will be 6.Professional outingsThe regulated professions related to the degree are those of lawyer and court attorney, in accordance with Law 34/2006, of October 30, on access to the professions of lawyer and court attorney.
For access to the professions of lawyer and court attorney, in addition to having the Degree in Law, it will be necessary to meet the requirements established by Law 34/2006 and its implementing regulations.