Course: The principle of law

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Course title The principle of law
Course code KPP/PZPRA
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Šemík Karel, Mgr.
  • Mates Pavel, doc. JUDr. CSc.
  • Vejlupek Michal, JUDr.
  • Tichý Jan, Mgr.
  • Černý Petr, JUDr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. Rights, creation, concept, subjective, objective, forms, sources of law. Characteristics rights. 2. The concept of the state, forms of government, rule of law and its characters. 2. Legal norms, the structure of laws, hypothesis, disposition, sanctions, classification of legal norms by the authorities, according to subject legislation subgroups according to the nature of the rules. 3. Normative legal acts, validity and scope of normative legal acts, the conditions of validity, personal, spatial and temporal scope of normative legal acts, derogation clause retroactivity of laws, a system of law. 4. Application of the law, the application process, evidence, presumption and fiction properties legislative acts, defects in legal acts 5. Interpretation law, interpretation by the operator who served interpretation, interpretation methods and the methods of interpretation, interpretation by the breadth of interpretation, interpretation of international treaties. 6. Creation of rights, demands the creation of law, legislative process, codes, laws of municipalities and regions, amendment and repeal, Collection of Laws and Collection of international treaties, other legal information systems. 7th subjective law and legal relations, the notion of subjective rights / obligations of a legal relationship, the content of legal relationship, the formation of individual rights, legal proceedings, legal events, participants and subjects of legal relations. 8. Legal liability and their types, the concept of responsibility, assumptions and consequences responsibilities, division of responsibility, merits extinction responsibility. 9. The system of laws, national and private law, public law and private law, substantive and procedural, legal industry. 10. The Constitutional System of the Czech Republic, the term constitution kinds Institute, constitutional law, the structure of the Constitution of the Czech Republic. 11th Charter of Fundamental Rights and Freedoms, the notion of natural law, structure, division of rights and freedoms in the Charter of Fundamental Rights and Freedoms. 12th Local governments, self-concept, self-division, local government functions, authorities of local governments, state supervision of local authorities. 13. The right of the European Union, the primary and secondary law, application priority, the European Union institutions

Learning activities and teaching methods
unspecified, unspecified
  • unspecified - 26 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 26 hours per semester
Learning outcomes

After successfully completing the course, students will be able to: - Describe basic rights - Formulate the content of the rule of law and its application - Understand the process of law-making - Understand the legal responsibilities - Know the basic human rights and freedoms

Assessment methods and criteria
Written exam test (score of correct answers, the questions are open) minimum 75% success rate of all points good 95% very good 85% good 75% or more, below 75% fail + credit hour by the teacher in class + exercises attendance at exercises min. 75% evaluation fulfilled, not fulfilled
Recommended literature
  • GERLOCH, Aleš. Teorie práva. Plzeň: Vydavatelství a nakladatelství Aleš Čeněk, 2013. ISBN 978-80-7380-454-1..
  • GERLOCH, Aleš, TRYZNA, Jan, WINTR, Jan. Metodologie interpretace práva a právní jistota. Plzeň: Vydavatelstvi? a nakladatelstvi? Aleš Čeněk, 2012. ISBN 978-80-7380-388-9..
  • HENDRYCH, Dušan. Správní právo - obecná část. Praha: C. H. Beck, 2012. ISBN 978-80-7179-254-3..
  • JANKŮ, Martin. Základy práva pro posluchače neprávnických fakult. Praha: C. H. Beck, 2013. ISBN 978-80-7400-494-0..
  • KLÍMA, Karel. Ústavní právo. Plzeň:Vydavatelství a nakladatelství Aleš Čeněk, 2010. ISBN 978-80-7380-261-5..
  • KNAPP, Viktor. Teorie práva.. Plzeň: ZČU., 1994. ISBN 80-7082-140-X.
  • PAVLÍČEK, Václav. Ústavní právo a státověda, I. díl Obecná státověda. Praha: Linde, 2001. ISBN 80-720-1273-8..
  • PAVLÍČEK, Václav. Ústavní právo a státověda, II. díl Ústavní právo České republiky. Praha: Leges, 2011. ISBN 978-80-87212-90-5..

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Social and Economic Studies Economics and Management (A) Economy 1 Winter
Faculty of Social and Economic Studies Regional Development and Public Administration (A) Economy 1 Winter