Course: Moot court for high school students 2

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Course title Moot court for high school students 2
Course code CPV/NSSŘ2
Organizational form of instruction Seminary
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
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. The substantive part - teaching substantive law relating to the case 2. The substantive part - teaching substantive law relating to the case 3. Relation between coach and student 4. Legal Writing 5. Formal requirements of legal document 6. Argumentatin 7. Analysis of written submissions 8. Analysis of written submissions 9. Presentation and communication skills 10. Presentation and communication skills 11. Ethics in appearance before the court 12. Moot Court Competition - University Round 13. Moot Court Competition - International Round

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 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. Students will develope these knowledge and skills by leading their own moot court's team consisting of high school students. High school students will be prepared for both content: (legal) site, and in terms of skills. The social dimension of the course results from the very methods of Street Law, which aims to raise legal awareness in society. Completing the course will be a competition of individual teams of high school students inmoot court, both at the university level, where they will compete with one another teams coached by law students and international level, where they encounter teams coached law students from the Czech Republic and Slovakia.
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 the enrollment into the summer semester is necessary to pass the winter semester Course.
CPV/NSSŘ1

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance

Students enrolled in this course are required to participate in seminars and organizing meetings for their teams of high school students according to a specified schedule.
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 4 Summer
Faculty of Law Law (2010) Law, legal and public administration proceeding 3 Summer
Faculty of Law Law (2010) Law, legal and public administration proceeding 2 Summer