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Rechtswissenschaften Englisch -
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Attendance at the first meeting of the course is mandatory to preserve the place in the class.

Englisch der Rechtswissenschaften - The American Legal System - Part 2 (UNIcert III/2)

Prerequisite: Completion of "The American Legal System - Part I" (UNIcert III/1)

Course: 

This course is a continuation of "The American Legal System - Part I" and further develops students' competence in legal English.  The course treats the principles and terminology of the law of torts and contracts, with special emphasis on developing speaking, writing and analytical skills.  After completing thiis course, students are prepared to study law or do a legal internship in an English-speaking country as well as to discuss legal problems with English-speaking clients. Students who take this course are entitled to take the UNIcert III exam in legal English and receive the UNIcert III certificate.

The instructor for this course is an experienced attorney from the United States.

Nachweis: 6 LP oder ECTS Punkte, benotet, Abschluss durch kursinternen Test
Optional, bei Erfüllung der Voraussetzungen: UNIcert III Prüfung (Prüfungsgebühren laut Gebührensatzung des Zessko)

KursnrOffer No.DetailsDetailTagDayZeitTimeOrtLocationZeitraumDurationLeitungGuidancePreisCostBuchungBooking
77410The American Legal System - Part 2 (UNIcert III/2)Di
Fr
14:00-16:00
14:00-16:00
3.06.0.15
3.06.0.15
15.10.-07.02.Carolyn Mills, Carolyn Mills
0/ 80/ 120/ 160 €
0 EUR
für Studierende

80 EUR
für Doktorand*in, Mitarbeiter*in UP

120 EUR
für Doktorand*in, Mitarbeiter*in AUFE

160 EUR
für Gasthörer*nnen/Externe
keine Buchung

 


 

 

Attendance at the first meeting of the course is mandatory to preserve the place in the class.

Englisch der Rechtswissenschaften - English for Law - UNIcert III/1

Prerequisite: At least 70 points on the English Placement Test or completion of the Integrativer Vorkurs II.

Course:

This course is designed to give the student a working knowledge of the principles of the most important features of English law, to this end the course covers a wide range of topics.  This course is interactive insofar that the students will be encouraged to take an active part in discussion of the various topics under consideration and present their points of view by reasoned argument.  The course will be conducted entirely in English - this way the students' knowledge of general and legal English will be enhanced.

The instructor in this course is an experienced attorney from Wales.

KursnrOffer No.DetailsDetailTagDayZeitTimeOrtLocationZeitraumDurationLeitungGuidancePreisCostBuchungBooking
E 01English for Law - UNIcert III/1Di
Do
12:00-14:00
12:00-14:00
3.06.1.19
3.06.1.19
15.10.-06.02.Tom Heaven
0/ 80/ 120/ 160 €
0 EUR
für Studierende

80 EUR
für Doktorand*in, Mitarbeiter*in UP

120 EUR
für Doktorand*in, Mitarbeiter*in AUFE

160 EUR
für Gasthörer*nnen/Externe
keine Buchung

 


 

Attendance at the first meeting of the course is mandatory to preserve the place in the class.

Englisch der Rechtswissenschaften - English for Law - UNIcert III/1

Prerequisite: At least 70 points on the English Placement Test or completion of the Integrativer Vorkurs II.

Course:

This course is designed to give the student a working knowledge of the principles of the most important features of English law, to this end the course covers a wide range of topics.  This course is interactive insofar that the students will be encouraged to take an active part in discussion of the various topics under consideration and present their points of view by reasoned argument.  The course will be conducted entirely in English - this way the students' knowledge of general and legal English will be enhanced.

The instructor in this course is an experienced attorney from Wales.

KursnrOffer No.DetailsDetailTagDayZeitTimeOrtLocationZeitraumDurationLeitungGuidancePreisCostBuchungBooking
E 02English for Law - UNIcert III/1Di
Do
14:00-16:00
14:00-16:00
3.06.1.19
3.06.1.19
15.10.-06.02.Tom Heaven
0/ 80/ 120/ 160 €
0 EUR
für Studierende

80 EUR
für Doktorand*in, Mitarbeiter*in UP

120 EUR
für Doktorand*in, Mitarbeiter*in AUFE

160 EUR
für Gasthörer*nnen/Externe
keine Buchung

 


Attention!  This course begins with an extra session on Wednesday, October 16, from 9:30 to 11:00.

Attendance at the first meeting of the course is mandatory to preserve the place in the class.

Englisch der Rechtswissenschaften - English for Law - UNIcert III/1

Prerequisite: At least 70 points on the English Placement Test or completion of the Integrativer Vorkurs II.

Course:

This course will familiarise students with the common law legal system of England and Wales, the oldest in the world. We shall look at the workings of the system (stare decisis, the Courts, juries and adversarial practice) and at specific fields of law, such as tort, contract, employment law and the law of property. At some points we shall compare and contrast UK law with German law: there are some surprising differences.

This course uses a book:  English for Law B2  Cornelsen Verlag (2011)  ISBN-10: 3065203278

Available at Bücher in Bewegung in Griebnitzsee or any bookstore.  It may also be possible to purchase a second-hand copy from students who have already completed the course.

The instructor in this course is an former barrister from England.

KursnrOffer No.DetailsDetailTagDayZeitTimeOrtLocationZeitraumDurationLeitungGuidancePreisCostBuchungBooking
E 03English for Law - UNIcert III/1Mi12:00-16:003.06.1.1916.10.-05.02.Peter Harvey
0/ 80/ 120/ 160 €
0 EUR
für Studierende

80 EUR
für Doktorand*in, Mitarbeiter*in UP

120 EUR
für Doktorand*in, Mitarbeiter*in AUFE

160 EUR
für Gasthörer*nnen/Externe
keine Buchung

 


Attendance at the first meeting of the course is mandatory to preserve the place in the class.

Englisch der Rechtswissenschaften - The American Legal System - Part 1 (UNIcert III/1)

Prerequisite: At least 80 points on the English Placement Test or completion of English for Law

Course:

This is the first part of a two-semester course offering a comprehensive introduction to the common law system of the United States. In this course we examine the lawmaking process, court structure, the function of the jury, the differences between civil and criminal law, and the American constitution. By reading and discussing original texts, including an authentic case concerning civil rights, students will develop their analytical skills and acquire a command of American legal terminology. The class, which is discussion-based, requires active participation, regular preparation and ends with a course test.  Upon completion of the second part of the course on torts and contracts (UNIcert III/2) students may take the UNIcert III exam in Legal English to receive the UNIcert certificate.

The instructor in this course is an experienced attorney from the United States.

 

Please note that this course will take place on the following Fridays from 12:00 - 16:00:

October 19; November 2, 16 and 30; December 14; January 11 and 25; February 8.

KursnrOffer No.DetailsDetailTagDayZeitTimeOrtLocationZeitraumDurationLeitungGuidancePreisCostBuchungBooking
E 05The American Legal System - Part 1 (UNIcert III/1)Mi
Do
14:00-16:00
14:00-16:00
3.06.0.13
3.06.0.15
16.10.-06.02.Carolyn Mills
0/ 80/ 120/ 160 €
0 EUR
für Studierende

80 EUR
für Doktorand*in, Mitarbeiter*in UP

120 EUR
für Doktorand*in, Mitarbeiter*in AUFE

160 EUR
für Gasthörer*nnen/Externe
keine Buchung

 


Attendance at the first meeting of the course is mandatory to preserve the place in the class.

Englisch der Rechtswissenschaften - The American Legal System - Part 1 (UNIcert III/1)

Prerequisite: At least 80 points on the English Placement Test or completion of English for Law

Course:

This is the first part of a two-semester course offering a comprehensive introduction to the common law system of the United States. In this course we examine the lawmaking process, court structure, the function of the jury, the differences between civil and criminal law, and the American constitution. By reading and discussing original texts, including an authentic case concerning civil rights, students will develop their analytical skills and acquire a command of American legal terminology. The class, which is discussion-based, requires active participation, regular preparation and ends with a course test.  Upon completion of the second part of the course on torts and contracts (UNIcert III/2) students may take the UNIcert III exam in Legal English to receive the UNIcert certificate.

The instructor in this course is an experienced attorney from the United States.

 

Please note that this course will take place on the following Fridays from 12:00 - 16:00:

October 19; November 2, 16 and 30; December 14; January 11 and 25; February 8.

KursnrOffer No.DetailsDetailTagDayZeitTimeOrtLocationZeitraumDurationLeitungGuidancePreisCostBuchungBooking
E 06The American Legal System - Part 1 (UNIcert III/1)Di
Do
12:00-14:00
12:00-14:00
3.06.0.15
3.06.0.15
15.10.-06.02.Carolyn Mills
0/ 80/ 120/ 160 €
0 EUR
für Studierende

80 EUR
für Doktorand*in, Mitarbeiter*in UP

120 EUR
für Doktorand*in, Mitarbeiter*in AUFE

160 EUR
für Gasthörer*nnen/Externe
keine Buchung

 


Attendance at the first meeting of the course is mandatory to preserve the place in the class.

Englisch der Rechtswissenschaften - The American Legal System - Part 1 (UNIcert III/1)

Prerequisite: At least 80 points on the English Placement Test or completion of English for Law

Course:

This is the first part of a two-semester course offering a comprehensive introduction to the common law system of the United States. In this course we examine the lawmaking process, court structure, the function of the jury, the differences between civil and criminal law, and the American constitution. By reading and discussing original texts, including an authentic case concerning civil rights, students will develop their analytical skills and acquire a command of American legal terminology. The class, which is discussion-based, requires active participation, regular preparation and ends with a course test.  Upon completion of the second part of the course on torts and contracts (UNIcert III/2) students may take the UNIcert III exam in Legal English to receive the UNIcert certificate.

The instructor in this course is an experienced attorney from the United States.

 

Please note that this course will take place on the following Fridays from 12:00 - 16:00:

October 19; November 2, 16 and 30; December 14; January 11 and 25; February 8.

KursnrOffer No.DetailsDetailTagDayZeitTimeOrtLocationZeitraumDurationLeitungGuidancePreisCostBuchungBooking
E 07The American Legal System - Part 1 (UNIcert III/1)Mi
Fr
12:00-14:00
12:00-14:00
3.06.0.13
3.06.0.15
16.10.-07.02.Carolyn Mills
0/ 80/ 120/ 160 €
0 EUR
für Studierende

80 EUR
für Doktorand*in, Mitarbeiter*in UP

120 EUR
für Doktorand*in, Mitarbeiter*in AUFE

160 EUR
für Gasthörer*nnen/Externe
keine Buchung