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Bonn’s FFA programme on UNIcert® level III

The faculty of Law offers the law students in Bonn a programme for technical foreign language education in English:

Brief Overview of the Programme

  • education programme in legal language
  • intensive training of linguistic skills
  • study of foreign and international legal material as well as topics of comparative law
  • highly qualified lecturers with practical and university experience
  • valuable additional qualifications for your professional career
  • max. 25 students per semester
  • the programme starts every summer and winter semester
  • possibility of recognition for a “free trial” in accordance with JAG NRW
  • graduation with a UNIcert® certificate on level III (corresponds to the C1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages, CEFR)
  • 3 semesters, in total 16 hours a week
    • 1st FFA-semester:
      • Legal Vocabulary - Discussing Legal Concepts - Presentations
      • English Vocabulary for Law: Legal Research
    • 2nd FFA-semester:
      • Core Subjects of Common Law
      • US Constitutional Law
      • Civil Litigation in the United States
    • 3rd FFA-semester:
      • International Commercial Law
      • International Arbitration

The latest

Here you can find all lecture dates for the winter semester 2023/2024.

All you need to know concerning current dates and deadlines you can find here.