|Course title||Latin for Lawyers 2|
|Organizational form of instruction||Seminar|
|Level of course||Bachelor|
|Year of study||not specified|
|Number of ECTS credits||3|
|Language of instruction||Czech|
|Status of course||Compulsory-optional|
|Form of instruction||Face-to-face|
|Work placements||This is not an internship|
|Recommended optional programme components||None|
1. Latin pronouns 2. Latin imperfect and future tense 3. Translation of simple sentences from Latin to Czech 4. Selected legal terminology and expressions 5. Reading of selected extracts from Digest
|Learning activities and teaching methods|
|Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training)|
The attention is focused on reading and interpretation of the most famous sentences of typical legal wisdom, as they contain brief and precise expression of principles in a nutshell which are valid in the specific branches of law even today. Another aim of this subject is the preparation for the examination in certain subjects, namely the Roman Law, Substantive Law, Civil Procedure, Criminal Law, Family Law, Labor Law etc.
The aim of this course is to teach the students the elementary Latin grammar used in legal texts and introduce them into the most important Latin legal terms, word expressions and statements, which appear in the legal practice most often. Students will gain the basic knowledge of legal Latin, sufficient for working with simple texts in Latin and allowing them to deduce the meaning of Latin legal terminology.
Completion of the course in Latin for lawyer 1 or sufficient knowledge of Latin for the course.
|Assessment methods and criteria|
Active participation in class, completion of a final exam.
|Study plans that include the course|