Course: 2nd Foreign language 3 - English

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Course title 2nd Foreign language 3 - English
Course code KJA/N2AJ3
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)
  • Tozzi di Angelo Kamila, PhDr.
  • Čermáková Helena, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Vašků Radek, Mgr.
Course content
Seminar topics: INTRODUCTION TO TORTS INTENTIONAL TORTS NEGLIGENCE INSURANCE STRICT LIABILITY CIVIL PROCEDURE

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming)
Learning outcomes
The lessons are focused on technical legal language and on reading legal texts with comprehension. The students deal with foreign legal spoken as well as written texts and they try to consolidate their language skills based on these texts.
Students who have completed this subject will deepen knowledge and skills in the field of technical legal terminology and will become familiar with Anglo-American legal system.
Prerequisites
Completion of this subject is conditional upon successful completion of the subject N2AJ2.
KJA/N2AJ1 and KJA/N2AJ2

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
  • Bradney, A., Cownie, F., Masson, J., Neal, A., Newell, D. (1998). How to study law. Sweet and Maxwell, London.
  • Přidalová, E.,Tozzi, K. (2008). Legal English, Part I.. Leges, Praha.
  • Williams. G. (1982). Learning the law. Sweet and Maxwell, London.


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 5 Winter
Faculty of Law Law (2010) Law, legal and public administration proceeding 3 Winter
Faculty of Law Law (2010) Law, legal and public administration proceeding 4 Winter