Course Details

Building Law

BZ002 course is part of 9 study plans

Bc. full-t. program nB > M compulsory Winter Semester 4th year 2 credits

Bc. full-t. program nB > K compulsory Winter Semester 4th year 2 credits

Bc. full-t. program nB > S compulsory Winter Semester 4th year 2 credits

Bc. combi. program nBK > M compulsory Winter Semester 4th year 2 credits

Bc. combi. program nBK > K compulsory Winter Semester 4th year 2 credits

Bc. combi. program nBK > S compulsory Winter Semester 4th year 2 credits

Bc. full-t. program nBA > M compulsory Winter Semester 4th year 2 credits

Bc. full-t. program nBA > K compulsory Winter Semester 4th year 2 credits

Bc. full-t. program nBA > S compulsory Winter Semester 4th year 2 credits

The law system of the Czech state. The building law as part of the system of administrative law. Building Act. Implementing regulations to the Building Act. Legal regulation of administrative offenses. Expropriation. Conduct of business by natural and legal entities in building industry. Basic employment relations.

Course Guarantor

Ing. Mgr. Josef Šíp

Institute

Institute of Social Sciences

Learning outcomes

Students will learn the basic legal concepts, legal order of the Czech Republic as a whole and the system of legal norms in the Czech Republic. After completing the course, students will gain knowledge in the field of public construction law, will be familiar with the Building Act and its implementing regulations. The issue of expropriation in expropriation proceedings under the Expropriation Act and the rules of administrative offenses will be discussed. They will be provided with information on ways of conducting business by individuals and legal entities in the construction industry as well as basic labor relations.

Prerequisites

The subject extends the knowledge gained at secondary school.

Planned educational activities and teaching methods

The information will be passed on in the form of lectures.

Forms and criteria of assessment

Each student will submit the seminar paper in the range of 3 pages and demonstrate knowledge of the topics in the form of a credit test.

Objective

The objective of the course is to make the students familiar with the legal order of the Czech Republic focusing on the Building Act and its implementing regulations.

Specification of controlled instruction, the form of instruction, and the form of compensation of the absences

Vymezení kontrolované výuky a způsob jejího provádění stanoví každoročně aktualizovaná vyhláška garanta předmětu.

Lecture

2 hours/week, 13 weeks, elective

Syllabus of lectures

Lectures:
1. Introduction to the course, basic legal concepts.
2. The place of the building law in the system of administrative law. The Building Act, its contents and principles. Implementing regulations to the Building Act.
3. Town and country planning and its instruments.
4. Planning permission proceedings, types of planning permissions.
5. Environmental protection, assessment of concepts and intentions on environmental protection.
6. Building code, building permit and notofication, building permit proceedings. Authorized inspector.
7. Structure realization. Utilization and removal of structures. Energy intensity of buildings.
8. Selected activities in construction. Authorization according to the Law. No. 360/1992 Coll., on practice of profession of authorized architects and authorized engineers and technicians working in the field of building constructions.
9. Administrative offenses. Expropriation.
10. Technical requirements on construction products. Waste management.
11. Basic employment relations, requisites of employment contract.
12. Trade law.
13. Trade companies, their basic characteristics, status of partners.