Course: Introduction to Public Law

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Course title Introduction to Public Law
Course code USSV/KZVP
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Janderová Jana, JUDr. Ph.D.
  • Staněk Jaroslav, JUDr. Ing. CSc.
Course content
Public law - basic characteristics Constitutional system of the Czech Republic Fundamental Human rights and freedoms Legal aspects of public administration Criminal liability - main features Criminal offences - selected types Public property

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming), Work with text (with textbook, with book)
Learning outcomes
The aim of the course is to familiarize students with the meaning, principles and division of public law and provide them with the basics of each branch of public law with an emphasis on constitutional law.
Students will acquire basic knowledge of general legal theory, constitution, criminal law and law of public property. This knowledge enables the students further study of legal branches within their study specialization.

Assessment methods and criteria
Home assignment evaluation, Discussion

Condition for assignement is presenc in block tuition and absolving of assignement test (including solving of examples). Exam is granted according to examination.
Recommended literature
  • Havlan, Petr. Majetek územních samosprávných celků v teorii a praxi. Praha: Linde, 2013. ISBN 978-80-7201-899-4.
  • Martin Janků. Základy práva po posluchače neprávnických fakult. 2010. ISBN 978-80-7400-344-8.
  • Sedláček, J., Rohr,K. Úvod do práva, 3. vydání, Univerzita Pardubice, Pardubice 2010.

Study plans that include the course