DSANG2 English II

Faculty of Law
Autumn 2021
Extent and Intensity
0/0/0. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Taught in person.
Mgr. Kateřina Chudová (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Radek Šimek, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
Mgr. Radek Šimek, Ph.D.
Language Centre, Faculty of Law Division – Faculty Branches of University Departments – Faculty of Law
Contact Person: Lenka Pavlíková
Completion of the DSANG1 course.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The student should be able to understand and to use the specialized vocabulary used in the field of his/her interest when writing his/her dissertation. This is verified on a material of his/her own choice (150-200 pp.).When being examined the student is supposed to prove that he is able to read and understand a specialized text, to see peculiarities of academic English and to be able to discuss issues in the given field. S/he is also supposed to talk about ordinary life situations.
Learning outcomes
The student will able to read the scholarly texts and discuss issues of his field of interest.
  • The student is supposed to read a selected book relating to the topic of his/her dissertation (150-200 pp.).
    recommended literature
  • GARNER, Bryan A. A dictionary of modern legal usage. 2. ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001, xxvi, 953. ISBN 0195142365. info
Teaching methods
Studying on his/her own and indvidual consultations.
Assessment methods
The examination is oral. The student should be able to translate and discuss any part from the material he/she has brought.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
Teacher's information
The student chooses the text on the basis of which the oral examination takes place (expert text from the field of study) in agreement with his/her examiner. The exam is recognized after submission of the certificate of passing the ILEC exam - it is marked A.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2020, Spring 2021, Spring 2022, Autumn 2022, Spring 2023, Autumn 2023, Spring 2024, Autumn 2024, Spring 2025.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Autumn 2021, recent)
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