Course: Civil Law

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Course title Civil Law
Course code KPEG/SVAK7
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 3
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 6
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Kressa Jiří, Mgr. et Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Content of lectures: - Civil law (the term, its amendments, Civil Code and its structure, its relation to other branches of law) - Participants, natural and legal person, representation and legal acts in civil law - Substantive rights, joint ownership and rights to things of the others; damage (the term, significance of law regulation- principles, unjust enrichment) - Law of obligations in Civil code (obligations, classification, agreements) - General provisions on obligations in the Civil code (formation, modification) - General provisions on obligations in the Civil code (security, termination) - Purchase and exchange agreement (types of purchase contracts, contracts under the Civil code and the Commercial code) - Contract on work under the Civil and Commercial code (types, differences) - Loan and borrowing agreement, lease and sublease agreement, accommodation agreement - Treaty of command, Procurement contract, Mediation contract, Contract of carriage (of people, load) - Deposits, insurance, contract of association, public tenders and public commitment - The law of inheritance

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing)
Learning outcomes
This aim of this subject is to acquaint students with the issue of basic aspects of civil law and with the definition of most commonly used legal terms. The other aim is to introduce students to the issue of lex generalis which modifies the legal status of an individual in society and the general theory of civil law with a focus on legal relations, legal acts, responsibility relations, legal facts, lease agreements etc.
The students, who have completed any course of studies in the frame of the Security-Legal Specialization, will acquire a wide range of knowledge primarily in the set of problems concerning the protection of health, life and property. They will be able to orient in the rules of law of the Czech Republic and they will be able to use the acquired knowledge in various spheres and levels of public administration.
Not required

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance assessment

The student is supposed to prove his/her knowledge of the explained facts by passing a written examination with a result better than 60 percent of the maximum number of points. In case of a lower number of points the student can sit an oral examination.
Recommended literature
  • BĚLOHLÁVEK, A., J. a kol.:. Nový občanský zákoník. Srovnání dosavadní a nové občanskoprávní úpravy včetně předpisů souvisejících. Praha: Vydavatelství A. Čeněk, 2012.
  • BIČOVSKÝ, J.:. Náhrada škody v občanském, obchodním, správním a pracovním právu. Praha: Linde, 1995.
  • HEJDA, J.:. Občanské právo hmotné. Praha: VŠE, 2000.
  • HEJDA, J.:. Základy občanského práva. Praha: VŠE, 2000.
  • PETR, B.:. Základy občanského a obchodního práva. 1. vydání, VŠERS České Budějovice, 2006.
  • PLECITÝ, V., KOCOUREK, J.:. Občanský zákoník. Praha: Eurounion Praha, 2007.
  • SVEJKOVSKÝ, J. a kol.:. Nový občanský zákoník. Praha: C. H. Beck, s.r.o., 2012.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Social Pedagogy (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 3 Recommended year of study:3, Recommended semester: Summer
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Social Pedagogy (1) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 3 Recommended year of study:3, Recommended semester: Summer