N_DTR Proof in criminal proceedings

University of Finance and Administration
Summer 2017
Extent and Intensity
2/1. 6 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Guaranteed by
doc. JUDr. Eduard Bruna, Ph.D.
Department of Law - Departments - University of Finance and Administration
Contact Person: Hana Víchová
Completing the subject Criminal Law 1 and 2.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is offered to students of any study field.
Course objectives
Learning outcomes of the course unit The aim of the subject is to enable the students to master the bases of proofing according to the valid legal regulation of procedural criminal law. This is because one of the two most important and essential activities of the CTCA in the fulfillment of the purpose of the Criminal Procedure Code is evidence. Under Section 1 of Act 141/1961 Coll. In the valid version, the parties participate in this process and cooperate with them in the process as well, in the determination of the facts of the case, for which there are no reasonable doubts, § 2 odts.5 TŘ. The whole process is also intended to ensure the right to a fair trial, which is at the same time one of its most important purposes. The course will focus mainly on mastering the basic concepts and principles of evidence, in connection with the use of fundamental principles of criminal proceedings. For the result of evidence always decides on the outcome of the process, the correctness, the justice and the conviction of the decision, and of course its educational effect. This is the focus of this subject.
  • 1. General interpretation - the concept of criminal proceedings and the notion of evidence in it. Sources of criminal in relation to evidence. 2. Basic terms and basic principles of evidence. 3. Constitutionally guaranteed rights and freedoms in criminal proceedings in relation to the taking of evidence. 4. Subject and scope of evidence. 5. Means of evidence. 6. The division of evidence. 7. Evidence process. 8. Basic scheme of individual evidence. 9. Termination of the accused and defendant. Witness testimony. 10. Confrontation, recognition, investigative trial, reconstruction, on-site verification. 11. Expert statement and expert opinion. 12. Person and case search, documentary evidence, operational search means. Relation of the results of evidence to decision-making in criminal proceedings.
    required literature
  • CHMELÍK, J. a kol. Trestní řízení, Praha: A. Čeněk, 2014
  • Trestní předpisy ÚZ, A. Čeněk , nejnovější vydání
  • JELÍNEK, J. a kol. Trestní zákoník a trestní řád, 6. aktualizované vydání podle stavu k 1. 2. 2016. Mimo jiné BRUNA, E. spoluautorství Trestní řád §302 až 471. Leges: Praha, 2016, ISBN 978-80-7502-106-9.
  • JELÍNEK, J. a kol. Trestní právo procesní. Praha: Leges, 2016.
    recommended literature
  • Jakákoliv aktuální vysokoškolská učebnice trestního práva procesního
Teaching methods
Lectures and exercises in full-time form, controlled group consultations in combined form; Minimum compulsory attendance at seminars / full-time attendance is 75%, in managed group consultations in combined form of study 50%.
Assessment methods
The course is finished by credit and oral exam. Criteria for the credit is to prepare a seminar paper on a given topic (minimum 50% points) and pass a written test which consists of   30 questions (minimum 50% points). The criterion for passing the oral test is a successful answer to 1 of   15 test questions.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: 12 hodin KS/semestr.
The course is also listed under the following terms Summer 2018, Summer 2019, Summer 2020, Summer 2021, Winter 2021, Winter 2022, Winter 2023.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Summer 2017, recent)
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