Course: English for Specific Purposes 1

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Course title English for Specific Purposes 1
Course code KJA/NESP
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, 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)
  • Bell Ian David, Ba.
  • Vystrčilová Renata, PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
Seminar topics: 1) Different Branches of Law 2) Protection of Human Rights 3) Judicial Systems 4) Criminal Cases 5) Civil Cases 6) EU history, Institutions and Law 7) Business Corporations 8) Law, Legal Professions and Society

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming)
Learning outcomes
This subject continues with the first foreign language (English) that students have studied as a compulsory subject in the first and second year. It broadens the language skills and knowledge of technical foreign language.
This subject extends language skills and knowledge of a foreign legal language. Education is guaranteed by a native speaker.
Prerequisites
Completion of this subject is conditional upon successful completion of the subject N1AJ1-4.
KJA/N1AJ1 and KJA/N1AJ2 and KJA/N1AJ3 and KJA/N1AJ4

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
  • Bell, I., D. (2009). Contemporary Issues in business and Legal Matters. UP, Olomouc.
  • Vystrčilová. (2013). English for Legal Studies. 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 3 Winter