308502 English for Law Students, Legal Terminology and Introduction to the US Legal System

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308502
English for Law Students, Legal Terminology and Introduction to the US Legal System
UE 2
2
Block
each semester
English

The goal of this class is to familiarize those whose native language is not English with English legal texts (cases, textbooks, etc.) and to introduce them to basic English legal terminology in different fields of law.

The topics will include an introduction to US legal education, the US legal profession; US court structure and civil procedure as well as US criminal law, criminal procedure and the rules of evidence.

Seminar style language course.

Oral participation and written exam.

Coursebook: Tangl, English for Lawyers and Law Students 3. Aufl (2014)

reading assignments can be printed from OLAT

https://lms.uibk.ac.at/olat/dmz/

not applicable

Limited number of participants (25)

The application procedure is carried out exclusively through LFU-online.

21.10.2016
Group 0
Date Time Location
Fri 2016-11-04
08.30 - 12.15 SR Josef-Hirn-Straße SR Josef-Hirn-Straße Barrier-free
Fri 2016-11-04
12.45 - 15.45 SR Josef-Hirn-Straße SR Josef-Hirn-Straße Barrier-free
Fri 2016-11-25
08.30 - 12.15 SR Josef-Hirn-Straße SR Josef-Hirn-Straße Barrier-free
Fri 2016-11-25
12.45 - 15.45 SR Josef-Hirn-Straße SR Josef-Hirn-Straße Barrier-free
Fri 2017-01-13
08.30 - 12.15 52U109 SR 52U109 SR Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired
Fri 2017-01-13
12.45 - 15.45 4U102a 4U102a Barrier-free Induction loops for hearing impaired
Mon 2017-01-16
09.00 - 10.00 Hörsaal 3 Hörsaal 3 Barrier-free Klausur