Course: Introduction into 2nd foreign legal language 2 - German

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Course title Introduction into 2nd foreign legal language 2 - German
Course code KJA/NUNJ2
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
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. Richter, Staatsanwalt, Rechtsanwalt, Notar Einworttermini, Genitiv Singular, Dativ Plural 2. Weitere juristische Berufe Nebensätze - Relativsätze 3. Grundbegriffe des Bürgerlichen Rechts Präpositionen mit Dativ 4. Grundbegriffe des Familienrechts Präpositionen mit Akkusativ 5. Grundbegriffe des Erbrechts Präpositionen mit Dativ und Akkusativ 6. Mediation in Zivilsachen Präpositionen mit Genitiv 7. Grundbegriffe des Strafrechts Infinitiv mit zu 8. Grundbegriffe des Strafprozessrechts Partizipialkonstruktion 9. Hauptverhandlung Präteritum 10. Videofall in Strafsachen Konjunktiv Präteritum 11. Gerichtssystem in Tschechien würde und Infinitiv 12. Richterin im Gerichtssaal Kongruenz 13. Präsentationen zum Vergleich des deutschen und tschechischen Gerichtssystems

Learning activities and teaching methods
Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming)
Learning outcomes
Students in the second term continue studying the second foreign language (French or German), i. e. the one they chose in the first term. This language seminar is intended for students who have not reached the lanuage standard A 1 as prescribed by the European Language Standard System. The aim of this seminar in the summer term is to prepare the students for the A1 standard and gain the basic knowledge of technical legal terminology used for different legal branches and the legal system in the language chosen. The teaching is focused on the basic grammatical features in connection with the legal language. Students also begin to work with basic texts, both written and spoken, trying to analyze the meaning of these texts.
Students who complete this course will gain the fundamental knowledge of the language chosen as well as the basic kowledge in the area of legal terminology.
Completion of this subject is conditional upon successful completion of the subject NUNJ1.

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
  • Straftaten.
  • Sprechen Sie Deutsch? CD-ROM.
  • Gaidosch - Müller. (2013). Zur Orientierung.. Basiswissen Deutschland.
  • Horálková, M. (2006). Německý jazyk pro právníky. (výběr).
  • Rusch. Einfach Grammatik: Übungsgrammatik Deutsch A1 bis B1.

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
Faculty of Law Law (2010) Law, legal and public administration proceeding 1 Summer