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030187 KU Latin based Legal Terminology (2021W)

Block im September 2021

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 3 - Rechtswissenschaften
Continuous assessment of course work


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 300 participants
Language: German


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

The course will be held digitally.There will be videos available on Moodle, in the first week those relevant for the first test, in the second week all videos for the course. The two tests on Sept 24 and Oct 1st will be held digitally on Moodle.

Monday 20.09. 09:00 - 12:00 Digital
Tuesday 21.09. 09:00 - 12:00 Digital
Wednesday 22.09. 09:00 - 12:00 Digital
Thursday 23.09. 09:00 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 24.09. 09:00 - 12:00 Digital
Monday 27.09. 09:00 - 12:00 Digital
Tuesday 28.09. 09:00 - 12:00 Digital
Wednesday 29.09. 09:00 - 12:00 Digital
Thursday 30.09. 13:00 - 16:00 Digital
Friday 01.10. 09:00 - 12:00 Digital


Aims, contents and method of the course

Overview of the most important Latin based legal terminology, meaning and usage. Terms from public law, public international law, criminal law, private law, procedural law and Roman law.

Assessment and permitted materials

2 online written tests (Moodle)
1st Test: 24.9.2020
2nd Test: 1.10.2019

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Beginners with no prior knowledge of Latin learn how to understand and correctly use specific legal terms derived from Latin.

Examination topics

Explanation of terms and their usage in context.

Reading list

Benke / Meissel, Juristenlatein, 4th edition 2021 (or 3rd edition 2009)

Association in the course directory

Last modified: Su 19.09.2021 12:07