Course: 1st Foreign Language 4 - English

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Course title 1st Foreign Language 4 - English
Course code KJA/N1AJ4
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
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
  • Vystrčilová Renata, PhDr. Ph.D.
  • Bell Ian David, Ba.
  • Čermáková Helena, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Přidalová Eva, Mgr.
  • Vašků Radek, Mgr.
  • Tozzi di Angelo Kamila, PhDr.
  • Hockaday Irena, Mgr. LL.M.
Course content

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming)
Learning outcomes
The students are taught to use the technical legal terminology, to orientate themselves with authentic legal texts and technical publications on legal topics. They also learn to understand and discuss both, spoken as well as written texts.
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 legal topics in English.
Completion of this subject is conditional upon successful completion of the subject 1CJ3A.
KJA/N1AJ1 and KJA/N1AJ2 and KJA/N1AJ3

Assessment methods and criteria

In order to get the exam 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
  • Krois-Lindner, A. (2006). International Legal English, Cambridge. Cambridge University Press.
  • McKendrick, E. (1997). Contract Law. Macmillan, London.
  • Přidalová, E., Tozzi, K. (2008). Legal English, Part I. Leges, Praha.
  • Přidalová, E., Tozzi, K. (2013). Odborný cizí jazyk Právní angličtina 4. Olomouc.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Law Law (2010) Law, legal and public administration proceeding 2 Summer