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030440 KU Anglo-American Legal English I (2020W)

Introduction to the Legal System of the US, Contracts, Company/Corporate Law

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

Registration/Deregistration

Details

max. 100 participants
Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Class will switch to an online-only format, starting November 9, 2020, using Collaborate (on Moodle).

Monday 12.10. 08:30 - 10:15 Hybride Lehre
Hörsaal U18 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Monday 19.10. 08:30 - 10:15 Hybride Lehre
Hörsaal U18 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Monday 09.11. 08:30 - 10:15 Hybride Lehre
Hörsaal U18 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Monday 16.11. 08:30 - 10:15 Hybride Lehre
Hörsaal U18 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Monday 23.11. 08:30 - 10:15 Hybride Lehre
Hörsaal U18 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Monday 30.11. 08:30 - 10:15 Hybride Lehre
Hörsaal U18 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Monday 07.12. 08:30 - 10:15 Hybride Lehre
Hörsaal U18 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Monday 14.12. 08:30 - 10:15 Hybride Lehre
Hörsaal U18 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1
Monday 11.01. 08:30 - 10:15 Hybride Lehre
Hörsaal U18 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, KG1

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

A systematic introduction to the US legal system and legal English; to the law and language of contracts and business organisations. (Level C1)

Assessment and permitted materials

midterm test, final test, active class participation

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

English Level C1

Examination topics

lecture with active class participation (reading assignments, study aids to be prepared for class)

Reading list

- Heidinger/Hubalek, Anglo-Amerikanische Rechtssprache I. 5.Aufl. Lexis Nexis
- Handouts (s. Moodle)

Association in the course directory

Last modified: Mo 02.11.2020 09:07