Course: 2nd Foreign Language - 3 - English

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Course title 2nd Foreign Language - 3 - English
Course code KJA/JA2A3
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
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)
  • Přidalová Eva, Mgr.
  • Tozzi di Angelo Kamila, PhDr.
  • Bell Ian David, Ba.
  • Vystrčilová Renata, PhDr. Ph.D.
  • Čermáková Helena, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Valentová Adéla, Mgr.
  • Vašků Radek, Mgr.
Course content
1. The post-war period 1945 - 1959 - the beginning of the existence of the European Community. The Schumann Plan. 2. ESUO, The Roman Treaty and the common market of the European Economic Community and EURATOM 3. EC Enlargement, the Single European Act 4. The Maastricht Agreement upon the European Union, the Amsterdam Agreement, The Agreement from Nice 5. The Proposal of the European Constitution, Lisbon Treaty 6. Functioning and organization of the EU 7. The European Union Council and the Chairmanship 8. The European Parliament and the European Commission 9. European Justice 10. The European Accountancy Court, European Economic and Social Committee, Regions' Committee, European Central Bank, European Investment Bank 11. Specific Types of Proceedings 12. The protection of human rights and freedoms within the EU 13. The European Ombudsperson

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming)
Learning outcomes
In their second year the students continue with the 2nd foreign language chosen. From the very beginning the course is focused on professional legal terminology covering the issues connected with the EU, especially the organization, role and functioning of the specific EU institutions. The course is taught in the foreign language chosen.
Students who complete this subject will acquire the knowledge and skills in the area of technical terminology related to Community Law and European Law.
Prerequisites
Students who want to complete this course must first successfully complete the previous course.
KJA/JA2A1 and KJA/JA2A2

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance

It is essential that those students who would like to get the credit must have attendance within the scope set by the seminar teacher and succeed in the written colloquium.
Recommended literature
  • Chromá, M. (2010). Anglicko-český právnický slovník. Leda, Praha.
  • Chromá, M. (2010). Česko-anglický právnický slovník. Leda, Praha.
  • Přidalová, E., Tozzi, K. (2008). Legal English, Part I. Leges, Praha.
  • Přidalová, E., Tozzi, K. (2013). Odborný cizí jazyk Právní angličtina 3. Olomouc.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Law European Studies Focusing on European Law (2013) Social sciences 2 Winter