Course: Legal Foreign Language II. - 1 - French

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Course title Legal Foreign Language II. - 1 - French
Course code KJA/2JB1F
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction French
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Šafaříková Blanka, Mgr.
  • Černá Leona, Mgr.
Course content
Seminar topics: 1. Distinguer les différents domaines du droit 2. Les sources du droit objectif 3. Le cadre institutionnel national 4. La répartion des pouvoirs 5. L'élaboration de la loi 6. Les pouvoirs publics territoriaux 7. La centralisation et décentralisation

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training)
Learning outcomes
Teaching is in French. Students choose other language than in case of compulsory subject Special Foreign Language I. In the first semester there is a preparation for the study of Legal language. Intermediate knowledge of general language is presumed. Emphasis is placed on developing basic language skills in relation to special texts.
Students who have completed this subject will gain knowledge and skills in the field of technical legal terminology and they will become familiar with french legal system.
Completion of this subject is not conditional upon completion of another subject.

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance

In order to get the credit it is essential that the students have a regular attendance in the scope set by the seminar leader. The students must also complete the tasks assigned by the teacher.
Recommended literature
  • Cornu, G. Vocabulaire juridique. PUF.
  • Černá, L., Kulhajová, B. (2009). Le Français juridique. Leges, Praha.
  • Larišová, M. (2008). Francouzsko-český a česko-francouzský právnický slovník. A. Čeněk, Plzeň.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Law Law in Public Administration (2013) Law, legal and public administration proceeding 2 Winter