Course: Legal Foreign Language II. - 4 - English

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Course title Legal Foreign Language II. - 4 - English
Course code KJA/2JB4A
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction English
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)
  • Vystrčilová Renata, PhDr. Ph.D.
  • Přidalová Eva, Mgr.
  • Tozzi di Angelo Kamila, PhDr.
  • Bell Ian David, Ba.
  • Vašků Radek, Mgr.
  • Čermáková Helena, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Seminar topics: INTRODUCTION TO TORTS INTENTIONAL TORTS NEGLIGENCE INSURANCE STRICT LIABILITY CIVIL PROCEDURE

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming)
Learning outcomes
Teaching is aimed at special language, reading legal texts with comphrehension and at special legal style. The subject develops acquired language skills in the area of special language and emphasizes deepening all language skills in connection to special language used especially in legal branches and during the execution of administrative actions.
Students who have completed this subject will gain knowledge and skills in the field of technical legal terminology and they will become familiar with Anglo-American legal system.
Prerequisites
Completion of this subject is conditional upon successful completion of the subject 2JB3A.
KJA/2JB1A and KJA/2JB2A and KJA/2JB3A

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
  • (1997). Torts in a Nutshell, CD Rom. West Group.
  • Přidalová, E.,Tozzi, K. (2008). Legal English, Part I.. Leges, Praha.


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 3 Summer