Course: Legal Foreign Language I. - 5 - German

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Course title Legal Foreign Language I. - 5 - German
Course code KJA/CJB5N
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction German
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Klčová Renata, Mgr.
  • Girmanová Jana, JUDr. PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
Seminar topics: 1. Völkerrecht - Gründung und Tätigkeit der UN, Hauptorgane - Rolle der NATO 2. Europarecht - Europarat, Hauptorgane, EMRK - EFTA, OSZE, WEU 3. Europäische Union - Geschichte der Europäischen Union - EU-Institutionen - Grundfreiheiten des Binnenmarkts - Justiz, EuGH-Urteile

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming), Work with Text (with Book, Textbook)
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 in the European context. 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 legal system in the European context. Students are able to discuss legal topics in German.
Completion of this subject is conditional upon successful completion of the subject CJB4N.

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance, Analysis of linguistic

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, like essay and test.
Recommended literature
  • Creifelds, C. (2004). Rechtswörterbuch. Verlag C. H. Beck München.
  • Horálková, M. (2003). Německo-český právnický slovník. Leda, Praha.
  • Horálková, M. (2005). Německý jazyk pro právníky. A. Čeněk, Plzeň.
  • Jung, L. (1994). Fachsprache Deutsch: Rechtswissenschaft. Max Hueber Verlag Ismaning.
  • Pötzsch, H. (1995). Die deutsche Demokratie. Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung Bonn.

Study plans that include the course
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