Course: History of State and Law

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Course title History of State and Law
Course code KHI/K187
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Körner Stanislav, JUDr. Mgr.
Course content
The term of law, Bases of Roman law, Resources of medieval law, Development of Czech municipal law, Development of canon law, Development of criminal law

Learning activities and teaching methods
unspecified, unspecified, unspecified
Learning outcomes
The course will cover essential legal terminology and principles ranging from the outline of Roman law through development of private and public law in our country from the earliest history up to the 20th century. Within the course we will look at particular legal resources along with development of processional law at particular courts.
Students should acquire general overview of development of property and processional law in our territory and get acquainted with the most important legal resources.

Assessment methods and criteria
Student will be asked for basic orientation in law development at our state territory and process law at particular courts. As the condition of succesfull graduation student must be able to explicate, date and sum up the main sources of law, as well as to have a knowledge of basic concepts and principles of law.
Recommended literature
  • Adamová, K. a kol. Dějiny českého soudnictví do roku 1938. Praha, 2005.
  • Hoffman, F. České město ve středověku. Praha, 1992.
  • Kejř, J. Právní život v husitské Kutné Hoře. Kutná Hora, 2002.
  • Kincl, J., Urfus, V., Skřejpek, M. Římské právo. Praha, 1995.
  • Malý, K. Dějiny českého a československého práva do roku 1945. Praha, 2006.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Arts History (Single Subject) (A12) History courses 3 Winter
Faculty of Arts Archival Science and Record Management (A13) History courses 1 Winter