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030561 KU International Legal English I (2021S)

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. 25 participants
Language: English


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Tuesday 09.03. 09:30 - 11:00 Digital
Tuesday 16.03. 09:30 - 11:00 Digital
Tuesday 23.03. 09:30 - 11:00 Digital
Tuesday 13.04. 09:30 - 11:00 Digital
Tuesday 20.04. 09:30 - 11:00 Digital
Tuesday 27.04. 09:30 - 11:00 Digital
Tuesday 04.05. 09:30 - 11:00 Digital
Tuesday 11.05. 09:30 - 11:00 Digital
Tuesday 18.05. 09:30 - 11:00 Digital
Tuesday 01.06. 09:30 - 11:00 Digital
Tuesday 08.06. 09:30 - 11:00 Digital
Tuesday 15.06. 09:30 - 11:00 Digital
Tuesday 22.06. 09:30 - 11:00 Digital


Aims, contents and method of the course

The course is intended as a preparation for legal work in the English language (Level C1), with a special emphasis on corporate and contract law. The course helps develop competence and confidence in working in English by improving skills in the four language areas, reading, writing, speaking and listening. The textbook is Cambridge's "International Legal English", with additional material provided by the program leader, Susan Ambler Smith, an American-born Austrian lawyer and certified translator.

Assessment and permitted materials

Compulsory homework, written exam, participation in class

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Positive exam, positive homework, active participation in class

Examination topics

ILE Book in particular company law, contract law

Reading list

International Legal English by Amy Krois-Lindner

Association in the course directory

Last modified: We 21.04.2021 11:25