BZ209K Legal Informatics

Faculty of Law
Spring 2024
Extent and Intensity
0/0/0. 4 credit(s). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
Taught in person.
JUDr. Mgr. Jakub Harašta, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
doc. JUDr. Matěj Myška, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
JUDr. MgA. Jakub Míšek, Ph.D. (assistant)
Mgr. Tereza Novotná, Ph.D. (assistant)
Mgr. Jakub Vostoupal (assistant)
Guaranteed by
JUDr. Mgr. Jakub Harašta, Ph.D.
Institute of Law and Technology – Faculty of Law
Contact Person: Tereza Buchalová
Supplier department: Institute of Law and Technology – Faculty of Law
Timetable of Seminar Groups
BZ209K/01: Fri 8. 3. 8:00–9:40 024, 10:00–11:40 024, Fri 26. 4. 8:00–9:40 024, 10:00–11:40 024, J. Harašta, T. Novotná
BZ209K/02: Fri 8. 3. 12:00–13:40 024, 14:00–15:40 024, Fri 26. 4. 12:00–13:40 024, 14:00–15:40 024, J. Harašta, T. Novotná
BZ209K/03: Fri 8. 3. 16:00–17:40 024, 18:00–19:40 024, Fri 26. 4. 16:00–17:40 024, 18:00–19:40 024, J. Harašta, T. Novotná
! OBOR ( PR ) && ! OBOR ( PR01 ) && ! PROGRAM ( N - VS )
Basic computer literacy.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
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Course objectives
The course's main objective is to obtain basic practical skills and orientation in using various legal information systems.
Learning outcomes
After completing this course, the student is expected to be able to:
- understand essential functions of legal information systems and describe any legal information systems through these functions
- find acts and other legal documents using ASPI, Codexis and Beck-online
- work with publicly available databases of the Constitutional court, Supreme court and Supreme administrative court
- evaluate credibility and validity of retrieved legal information and properly cite retrieved documents
- solve basic legal problems using legal information systems.
  • Exercises:
  • 1. Basic terms and concepts.
  • 2. Working with ASPI. Working with NALUS.
  • 3. Working with Beck-online. Working with the database of the Supreme court.
  • 4. Working with Codexis. Working with the database of the Supreme administrative court.
Teaching methods
Seminars in computer lab. Self-study. Online tests for self-study evaluation.
Assessment methods
To successfully complete this course, students are required to fulfil all the requirements set in detail in the e-learning application (attendance, online tests).
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: 8 hod. seminářů za semestr - 8 hrs of seminars per semester.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2007, Spring 2008, Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017, Spring 2018, Spring 2019, Spring 2020, Spring 2021, Spring 2022, Spring 2023, Spring 2025.
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