Course: Family Law

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Course title Family Law
Course code KAZ/BFALQ
Organizational form of instruction Not filled in + Seminar
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Škurek Martin, JUDr. Ph.D.
Course content
Themes: Family law, Marriage, Registered partnership, Relations between parents and children, Parental responsibility, Name and surname of the child, Maintenance obligation between relatives, Foster care, Child protection, Judicial proceedings in family matters

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training), Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming)
  • Homework for Teaching - 52 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
Family law aims to adjust civil relationships between spouses, registered partners, parents and children and the regularization of foster care. Emphasis is placed on the specifics of family relationships compared with traditional civil relations, both in personal and pecuniary relationships.
After completing the course, students should be able to understand the following issues: Family law - concept and subject of family law, place of family law in the legal system, the specifics of family relationships Marriage - the emergence of marriage, relationships between spouses, maintenance obligation between spouses, end of marriage, alimony of a divorced spouse. Registered partnership Relationships between parents and children - general characteristics, determining of parentage Parental responsibility - the content and the exercise of parental responsibility, identifying the name and surname of the child Maintenance obligation - a maintenance obligation between parents and children and between other relatives Foster care - foster care system and institutional foster care Child protection - aystem and tools of a child protection Judicial proceedings in matters of custody for minors and in other family issues
To register this discipline are not set up specific requirements.

Assessment methods and criteria
Written exam, Seminar Work

PC skills, ability to find actual legislation in the Collection of Laws of the Czech Republic and the Collection of International Treaties published in a manner allowing remote access. Knowledge of basic literature BĚLOHLÁVEK, A. J. Nový občanský zákoník, Srovnání dosavadní a nové úpravy. Plzeň: Aleš Čeněk, 2012. DVOŘÁK, J. a kol. Občanské právo hmotné. Svazek I. Díl 1.: Obecná část. Praha: Wolters Kluwer, 2013. ELIÁŠ, K.: Nový občanský zákoník s aktualizovanou důvodovou zprávou a s rejstříkem. Sagit, 2012. NOVOTNÝ, P. a kol. Nový občanský zákoník - Rodinné právo. Praha: Grada Publishing, 2014.
Recommended literature

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Education Health education with focus on education (BB16) Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 3 Summer