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030823 KU Language Beyond Law (2021S)

The Vehicle Talking Center Stage: On Laying down, Understanding, Conveying the Law

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 serve).


max. 60 participants
Language: English


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Wednesday 10.03. 09:00 - 12:00 Digital
Wednesday 17.03. 09:00 - 12:00 Digital
Wednesday 24.03. 09:00 - 12:00 Digital
Wednesday 14.04. 09:00 - 12:00 Digital
Wednesday 21.04. 09:00 - 12:00 Digital
Wednesday 28.04. 09:00 - 12:00 Digital


Aims, contents and method of the course

The relation of language and law is obvious. This course will cover the aspects of
  • how to lay down law (to legislate)
  • how to understand law (to interpret)
  • how to convey law (to talk and write)
Practical exercises will be included.

Assessment and permitted materials

  1. attendance
  2. participation
  3. test
  4. homework

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

  1. > 75 %
  2. > 50 %
  3. > 50 %
  4. > 50 %

Examination topics

exclusively contents presented in class

Reading list

provided on moodle

Association in the course directory

Last modified: We 21.04.2021 11:25