Study programmes / C-HE Horticultural Engineering / Basics Of Law
Course code:ZPEU
Course title in language of instruction:Základy práva EU
Course title in Czech:Základy práva EU
Course title in English:Basics Of Law
Mode of completion and number of credits:Exam (4 credits)
(1 ECTS credit = 28 hours of workload)
Mode of delivery/Timetabled classes:full-time, 2/0
(full-time, hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
Language of instruction:Czech
Level of course:bachelor
Semester:SS 2019/2020 - FH
Name of lecturer:doc. JUDr. Martin Janků, CSc. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
Mgr. Ing. Jana Mikušová, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, supervisor)
Mgr. Jiří Tuza, Ph.D. (examiner, instructor, lecturer)
Aims of the course:Providing of basic information on the system, cration and application of the EU law in the Czech national law environment. develop capacity to identify the means of implementation of EU law into the Czech legal environment (state administration, courts of justice)
Course contents:
1.History of the EC/ EU (allowance 2/1)
a.Paris Treaty 1951, Rome Treaties 1957
b.Establishment of the EU - Maastricht Treaty 1991
c.Lisbon Treaty 2007

2.Fundaments of EU law (allowance 10/5)
a.Sources of the EC/EU law
b.legislative procedure in the EU
c.implementation of the EU law by member states and EU institutions
d.judicial control in the EU

3.Material EU law - selected chapters (allowance 14/7)
a.Freedoms of the internal market
b.EU competition law
c.consumer protection law
d.EU company law and business law harmonisation

Learning outcomes and competences:
Generic competences:
-ability to analyse and synthesize
-ability to apply knowledge
-ability to make decisions
-ability to solve problems
-capacity to adapt to new situations
-capacity to learn
-ethical commitment
-general knowledge
-professional knowledge
-skilled at utilizing and processing information

Specific competences:
-ability to independently solve issues of supports the EU
-develop knowledge of the legal regulation of business making in Czech Republic and EU
-Searching skills of branch knowledge.
-Skills associated with the use and processing of information

Type of course unit:required
Year of study:Not applicable - the subject could be chosen at anytime during the course of the programme.
Work placement:There is no compulsory work placement in the course unit.
Recommended study modules:none
Assessment methods:Awarding of credit is dependent on successful passing of seminar teast (50 %) and participation on specified minimal number of seminars (50 %)
Exam consists of electronic written test for 40 minutes(minimul 58 % success rate in answering of 20 questions required)
Learning activities and study load (hours of study load)
Type of teaching methodDaily attendance
Direct teaching
     lecture22 h
     preparation for exam68 h
     writing of seminar paper22 h
Total112 h

Basic reading list
  • JANKŮ, M. -- JANKŮ, L. Právo EU po Lisabonské smlouvě. 1st ed. Ostrava: KEY publishing Ostrava, 2012. 274 p. edice Právo. ISBN 978-80-7418-152-8.
  • TÝČ, V. Základy práva Evropské unie pro ekonomy. 6th ed. Praha: Leges, 2010. 301 p. Student. ISBN 978-80-87212-60-8.
  • SVOBODA, P. Úvod do evropského práva. Praha: C. H. Beck, 2011. 362 p.