711-0479/18 – Fundamentals of Law (ZP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Social SciencesCredits3
Subject guarantorJUDr. Pavla PetříkováSubject version guarantorMgr. Karina Vališová
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2004/2005Year of cancellation2010/2011
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
JAK22 Ing. Dagmar Jakubcová
SOK50 JUDr. Zdenka Sokolíková
VAL70 Mgr. Karina Vališová
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit 0+0
Combined Credit 0+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Course objectives Provision of general view of law to students. Aim is to familiarize students with legal order as a whole, theory of law, as well as with a way to work with legal regulations.

Teaching methods



TAUGHT ONLY IN CZECH Annotation Familiarization with role and function of law in society. Relation of the state as a representative of public authority and law as an instrument of regulation of relations in society. Students will get basic view of legal order of the Czech Rep.

Compulsory literature:

REGULATION (EC) No 864/2007 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 11 July 2007 on the law applicable to non-contractual obligations (Rome II) Regulation (EU) No 1215/2012 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 12 December 2012 on jurisdiction and the recognition and enforcement of judgments in civil and commercial matters Council Regulation (EC) No 2201/2003 of 27 November 2003 concerning jurisdiction and the recognition and enforcement of judgments in matrimonial matters and the matters of parental responsibility, repealing Regulation (EC) No 1347/2000

Recommended literature:

REGULATION (EU) No 806/2014 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 15 July 2014 establishing uniform rules and a uniform procedure for the resolution of credit institutions and certain investment firms in the framework of a Single Resolution Mechanism and a Single Resolution Fund and amending Regulation (EU) No 1093/2010 Harvánek, J Theory of Law, Praha, Publishing and publishing house Aleš Čeněk, 2013 439 s. Janků, M et al. Basics of law for students of non-law faculties. 5., revised and supplemented edition Praha: C.HBeck, 2013, 561 s Knapp, Viktor: Theory of Law. C. H. Beck, Prague 1995, ISBN 80-7179-028-1

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Další požadavky na studenta


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. State and Law 2. Legislation 3. Sources of Law 4. Constitution of the Czech Republic – Division of Powers 5. Charter on Human Rights of the Czech Republic 6. Civil Law Fundamentals 7. Civil Procedure Fundamentals 8. Corporate Law Fundamentals 9. Labour Law Fundamentals 10. Administrative Law Fundamentals 11. Administrative Procedure Fundamentals 12. Criminal Law Fundamentals 13. Criminal Procedure Fundamentals 14. European Union Law Fundamentals

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester)
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Exercises evaluation Credit 85  0
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Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2008/2009 (B2102) Mineral Raw Materials (2102R013) Processing of Raw Materials and Recycling P Czech Ostrava 3 Compulsory study plan

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