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German for Law III
Study: Law - 3. semester
Code: 31570
ECTS: 2.0
Course coordinators: dr. sc. Irena Horvatić Bilić , v. pred.
Exam dates:
  • 02. 09. 2019.
  • 16. 09. 2019.
Exam registration: Studomat
Basic data
German for Law III Law - 3. semester
2.0 31570
Lecturer in charge Consultations Location
dr. sc. Irena Horvatić Bilić , v. pred.

Fridays 11:30-12:30

Gundulićeva 10, room 2A
Susan Šarčević, Nina Sokol; Njemački u pravnoj struci; Školska knjiga (2005), str. (object Object)
Dreyer-Schmitt; Lehr- und Ubungsbuch der deutschen Grammatik; Verlag fur deutsch, Ismaning (1996)
The focus of the course is the field of civil law. Starting from the German Civil Code (BGB), the issues of legal capacity and giving a proxy are presented, the questions of contractual liability and liability for the violation of law as well as preconditions for the annulment of a contract are discussed. The institute of divorce is presented on the basis of the Swiss legal system.
Exam dates
02. 09. 2019.
16. 09. 2019.
Detailed data
Cognitive Skills:
  • explain the structure of the German civil code (BGB) and the power of attorney
  • provide examples of various powers of attorney
  • name the basic conditions for contract formation according to the BGB
  • define the law of obligations, i.e. the legal consequences of a contractual relationship
  • identify the key structural elements and information contained in a (lease) agreement
  • explain the term misrepresentation in contractual relationships
Practical and Generic Skills:
  • Express his or her own opinion on the given topics using the appropriate terminology
  • Develop written and oral expression in German
  • Participate in teamwork and pair work
  • Organize the division of tasks and solving them
  • Present the results of teamwork
  • Gather, structure and comment the key elements of a portfolio
Matching Assessments to Learning Outcomes:
  • the learning outcomes are tested by written exercises, an oral examination and student presentations delivered in class;