Course: 2nd Foreign Language - 4 - German

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Course title 2nd Foreign Language - 4 - German
Course code KJA/JA2N4
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 5
Language of instruction German
Status of course Compulsory-optional
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
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
This course further extends the knowledge of terminology related to the organization and functioning of the EU. Working with technical texts with the aim to activate the acquired knowledge of the legal language serves as the basic method of teaching of this course. The course also aims to strengthen the ability to inform about fundamental aspects of the European law in a foreign language. 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.
Students who want to complete this course must first successfully complete the previous courses.
KJA/JA2N1 and KJA/JA2N2 and KJA/JA2N3

Assessment methods and criteria

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
  • Texty poskytované vyučujícím..
  • Herdegen, M. (2005). Europarecht. C. H. Beck.

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 Summer