Course: Legal Foreign Language I. - 5 - English

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Course title Legal Foreign Language I. - 5 - English
Course code KJA/CJB5A
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction English
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Tozzi di Angelo Kamila, PhDr.
  • Přidalová Eva, Mgr.
  • Vašků Radek, Mgr.
  • Bell Ian David, Ba.
  • Vystrčilová Renata, PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
Seminar topics: INTRODUCTION TO FAMILY LAW FOSTER CARE AND ADOPTION SURROGATE MOTHER SEPARATION, DIVORCE AND CUSTODY EMPLOYMENT LAW

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming)
Learning outcomes
In the fifth term, students who have already passed exams from an obligatory basis of the professional foreign language, continue in their studies and improve the use of legal and specific administrative terms, orientation in authentic texts and documents with generally legal and administrative topics. They try to understand spoken and written professional speeches and discuss about them.
Students who have completed this subject will deepen knowledge and skills in the field of technical legal terminology and they will become familiar with Anglo-American legal system. Students are able to discuss topics on administrative law in English.
Prerequisites
Completion of this subject is conditional upon successful completion of the subject CJB4A.
KJA/CJB1A and KJA/CJB2A and KJA/CJB3A and KJA/CJB4A

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
  • Brown, D., G., Rice, S. (2007). Professional English in Use. Cambridge University Press.
  • Přidalová, E.,Tozzi, K. (2008). Legal English, Part I.. Leges, Praha.


Study plans that include the course
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