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030563 KU International Legal English I (2019S)

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

Details

max. 25 participants
Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Tuesday 19.03. 13:00 - 14:30 Seminarraum SEM51 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum 5.OG (Kickoff Class)
Tuesday 26.03. 13:00 - 14:30 Seminarraum SEM51 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum 5.OG
Tuesday 02.04. 13:00 - 14:30 Seminarraum SEM51 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum 5.OG
Tuesday 09.04. 13:00 - 14:30 Seminarraum SEM51 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum 5.OG
Tuesday 30.04. 13:00 - 14:30 Seminarraum SEM51 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum 5.OG
Tuesday 07.05. 13:00 - 14:30 Seminarraum SEM51 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum 5.OG
Tuesday 14.05. 13:00 - 14:30 Seminarraum SEM51 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum 5.OG
Tuesday 21.05. 13:00 - 14:30 Seminarraum SEM51 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum 5.OG
Tuesday 28.05. 13:00 - 14:30 Seminarraum SEM51 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum 5.OG
Tuesday 04.06. 13:00 - 14:30 Seminarraum SEM51 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum 5.OG
Tuesday 18.06. 13:00 - 14:30 Seminarraum SEM51 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum 5.OG

Information

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

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