[ 101PITLPLEK16 ] KV Precourse Legal English

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Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS D - Diploma programme Law Stadlmeier Sigmar 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Diploma programme Law 2021W
Objectives Students know basic legal terminology in English and can express themselves both orally and in writing.
Subject drafting of covering, letters, executive summaries, critical evaluation of media reports on legal topics, contradictory discussions, short presentations to the audience, legal terminology
Criteria for evaluation attendance, contributions
Methods lecture, discussion, group work, presentations
Language English
Study material Wiebalck/Norman/von Zedtwitz/Walsh, The Legal English Manual: Handbook of Legal Terms and Practical Scenarios for Written and Spoken Legal Language.

For further reference: Ingels, Legal English communicaton skills: introduction to writing skills and vocabulary acquisition for the legal profession

Changing subject? No
Further information (*)Die Lehrveranstaltung bildet in ihrer Gesamtheit einen Bestandteil des Fertigkeitentrainings im Sinne von § 3 des Curriculums.
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 40
Assignment procedure Assignment according to sequence