Course: Legal Foreign Language I. - 3 - French

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Course title Legal Foreign Language I. - 3 - French
Course code KJA/CJB3F
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
  • Černá Leona, Mgr.
  • Šafaříková Blanka, Mgr.
Course content
Topics of seminars: 1. La définition, le caract?re et l'objet du droit administratif / Definition, character and subject of administrative law 2. L'administration publique - l'administration d'Etat- quelles sont les différences entre administration et fonction publique et l'administration d'État / Public administration - differences between state administration and self-government. 3. L'organisation administrative. Quelles sont les spécificité de l'administration française / Public administration - specifics of French public administration. 4. Les collectivités territoriales décentralisées - le fonctionnement des collectivités térritoriales en RT- communes / Self-government - functioning of territorial self-governing units in CR - municipalities 5. Les collectivités territoriales décentralisées - le fonctionnement des collectivités térritoriales en RT - région / Self-government - functioning of territorial self-governing units in CR - regions 6. Organes et collectivités territoriales - commune, département, région / Administrative units - commune, département, région 7. La commune, la mairie et le conseil municipal en France/ Municipality, municipal authority and council 8. Le régime juridique du département en France / Department 9. Le régime juridique de la région en France / Region 10. Préfet / Prefect 11. La police administrative - la notion / Municipal police - conception 12. La police administrative -le régime / Municipal police - organisation

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming)
Learning outcomes
Teaching is aimed at professional legal language. The emphasis is put on practicing all language skills in relation with professional language used in different branches of law and when executing administrative activities.
Students who have completed this subject will deepen knowledge and skills in the field of technical legal terminology and they will become familiar with french legal system.
Completion of this subject is conditional upon successful completion of the subject CJB2F.

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