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Course syllabus P1201 - Legal English I. (English for Lawyers I.) (FP - WS 2019/2020)


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University: Pan-european University
Faculty: Faculty of Law
Course unit code: P1201
Course unit title: Legal English I. (English for Lawyers I.)
Planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture8 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
workshop2 hours weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 3
Recommended semester/trimester: 1
 
Level of study: 1.
Prerequisites for registration: none
 
Assessment methods:
MID-TERM TEST AND FINAL WRITTEN EXAM
 
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
The aim of the subject of Legal English Communication it to make law students familiar with legal English and to introduce various kinds of legal documents to them. The emphasis is put on developing language skills in selected areas of the English legal system, which law students may later use in their further studies and work experience.
 
Course contents:
INTRODUCTION TO LAW
THE MEMBER OF LEGAL PROFESSION
DIVISION OF POWERS
LEGISLATIVE POWER
EXECUTIVE POWER
JUDICIAL POWER
JURY
 
Recommended or required reading:
Basic:
KURUCOVÁ, Z. -- DEMOVIČOVÁ, A. English for law students. Plzeň: Vydavatelství a nakladatelství Aleš Čeněk, s.r.o., 2016. 236 p. ISBN 978-80-7380-588-3.
KURUCOVÁ, Z. -- DEMOVIČOVÁ, A. -- ROZINA, E. -- BOJSOVÁ, P. English for legal purposes. 1st ed. Žilina: Eurokódex, 2013. 351 p. ISBN 978-80-8155-015-7.

 
Language of instruction: English
 
Notes:
 
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 1129

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14,8 %10,8 %18,1 %13,5 %35,5 %7,3 %
 
Name of lecturer(s): Mgr. Andrea Demovičová, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
PaedDr. Zuzana Kurucová, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course)
Last modification: 11. 11. 2019
Supervisor: PaedDr. Zuzana Kurucová, PhD.


Last modification made by Mgr. Lenka Sekretárová on 11/11/2019.

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