N_DTR Proof in criminal proceedings

University of Finance and Administration
Summer 2018
Extent and Intensity
2/1. 6 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
JUDr. Mgr. Petr Blažek, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
doc. JUDr. Eduard Bruna, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
doc. JUDr. Jan Chmelík, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
JUDr. Jaroslav Kerbic (seminar tutor)
JUDr. Renata Vesecká, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
doc. JUDr. Eduard Bruna, Ph.D.
Department of Law - Departments - University of Finance and Administration
Contact Person: Hana Víchová
Timetable of Seminar Groups
N_DTR/cBSKPH: each odd Wednesday 17:30–18:14 S36, each odd Wednesday 18:15–19:00 S36, R. Vesecká
N_DTR/cKKV: each odd Tuesday 8:45–9:29 KV211, each odd Tuesday 9:30–10:15 KV211, J. Kerbic
N_DTR/pBSKPH: Thu 18:30–19:14 S36, Thu 19:15–19:59 S36, E. Bruna
N_DTR/pKKV: Mon 12:15–12:59 KV211, Mon 13:00–13:45 KV211, J. Chmelík
N_DTR/vBSKKV: Sat 17. 2. 9:45–11:15 KV310, 11:30–13:00 KV310, Sat 3. 3. 9:45–11:15 KV310, 11:30–13:00 KV310, Sat 17. 3. 9:45–11:15 KV310, 11:30–13:00 KV310, J. Chmelík
N_DTR/vBSKPH: Sat 10. 2. 9:45–11:15 S26, 11:30–13:00 S26, Sat 24. 2. 14:00–15:30 S26, 15:45–17:15 S26, Fri 23. 3. 17:30–19:00 S11, 19:15–20:45 S11, P. Blažek
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 course is to enable students to master the bases of evidence in the sense and 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 wording, the parties also participate in the process, while cooperating with them in the process, in the determination of the factual situation of the case, for which there are no reasonable doubts, § 2 odts.5 TŘ. The purpose of the whole process is also 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 relation to the use of basic principles of criminal proceedings. For the result of evidence always decides on the outcome of the criminal process, the correctness, the justice and the conviction of the decision and, of course, its educational effect. This is also the focus of this subject.
Learning outcomes
Basic theoretical knowledge, orientation in problems and context of monitored topics. At the same time, the practical skills and skills of applying the acquired knowledge in a real environment of professional activities. The learning outcomes are the support and development of the profile of the educated practitioner.
  • 1. General interpretation - reflection of the basic principles of criminal proceedings in 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. Relationship between the results of evidence and decision-making and their impact on the course and outcome of criminal proceedings.
    required literature
  • Trestní předpisy ÚZ, A. Čeněk , nejnovější vydání
  • JELÍNEK, J. a kol. Trestní právo procesní. Praha: Leges, 2016.
  • CHMELÍK, J. a kol. Trestní řízení, Praha: A. Čeněk, 2014
  • CHMELÍK, Jan a Eduard BRUNA. Dokazování v trestním řízení. Trestněprávní a kriminalistické aspekty. první. Praha: Eupress VŠFS, 2018. 228 s. ISBN 978-80-7408-175-0
  • BRUNA, Eduard. Trestní řád: § 302 až § 471. In Jiří Jelínek. Trestní zákoník a trestní řád s poznámkami a judikaturou. 7. vyd. Praha: Leges, 2017. s. 1127- 1230, 104 s. ISBN 978-80-7502-230-1
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 2017, Summer 2019, Summer 2020, Summer 2021, Winter 2021, Winter 2022, Winter 2023.
  • Enrolment Statistics (Summer 2018, recent)
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