Course: Canon Law 1 - Constitutional Law and General Norms

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Course title Canon Law 1 - Constitutional Law and General Norms
Course code KTEO/KCIR1
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 2
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech, English
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
Lecturer(s)
  • Přibyl Stanislav, doc. JUDr. Ph.D., Th.D.
Course content
Introduction to the history of canon law. General norms in canon law. Constitutional canon law and the structure of the Church. Comparison of the western and eastern canon law.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Work with text (with textbook, with book)
Learning outcomes
Canon law 1 - constitutional law introduces the student into history of canon law and the first and second book of the Code of Canon Law of 1983 and the paralel parts of the Eastern canon law.
Student will learn reading the code of canon law, the difference between the theological and canonical methods, will understand the difference between general canonical norms and constitutional norms. Also will learn the historical method in canon law.
Prerequisites
None.

Assessment methods and criteria
Oral examination

Oral exam.
Recommended literature
  • Kodex kanonického práva. Praha: Zvon, 1994. ISBN 80-7113-082-6.
  • Kodex kánonů východních církví..
  • Duda, Ján. Náčrt právnej ekleziológie. Spišská Kapitula: KŃažský seminár biskupa Jána Vojtašáka, 2002. ISBN 80-7142-097-2.
  • Hrdina, A. Kanonické právo. Praha: Eurolex, 2002. ISBN 80-86432-26-2.
  • Tretera, Jiří Rajmund. Konfesní právo a církevní právo. Praha, 1997. ISBN ISBN 80-902045- 2.


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