Course: Moot court for high school students 1

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Course title Moot court for high school students 1
Course code CPV/NSSŘ1
Organizational form of instruction Seminary
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Madleňáková Lucia, JUDr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Preparation of new Moot Court case 2. Creation of competition rules and the Code of Ethics for Coaches 3. Selection of high school students (cover letters), formation of the teams 4. Communication with coordinators from other law schools

Learning activities and teaching methods
Activating (Simulations, Games, Dramatization)
Learning outcomes
The aim of this course is to use the experience that students have acquired in the course "Law for everyday life I" and in some of the moot courts, to consolidate their knowledge and to boost their skills. The skills that students obtain will then be planted into the environment of international human rights protection and proceedings before the European Court of Human Rights. The students' task will be to assemble a case matching to the target group, taking aim at the international protection of human rights, to establish competition rules and code of ethics. They will also communicate as basic organizers with coordinators from other law schools, promote competition and prepare its organization, including the management of competition website.
This course is developed especially for students teamwork skills, which will be essential skills of the management team (coaching), communication and presentation skills, problem analysis, time management, self-reliance,legal writing. These are skills that are crucial to the work of a lawyer. Skill Group management is neglected and yet is crucial for future managers.
Prerequisites
For entry into the course is necessary to pass the course CPV / NPKD (Law for everyday life I) and some of the simulated court proceedings (Moot Court)

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance

Students enrolled in this course are required to participate in seminars and carry out tasks carefully for organizing the competition
Recommended literature
  • (2014). Classroom Guide to Mock Trials and Moot Courts. Glencoe, 2014..
  • Tomoszek, M., Kopa, M., Adameová, Z. (2012). Moot court ve výuce práva.. Olomouc: Univerzita Palackého.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Law Law (2010) Law, legal and public administration proceeding 5 Winter
Faculty of Law Law (2010) Law, legal and public administration proceeding 2 Winter
Faculty of Law Law (2010) Law, legal and public administration proceeding 3 Winter
Faculty of Law Law (2010) Law, legal and public administration proceeding 4 Winter