Course detail

Administrative Law

ÚSI-1SASPAcad. year: 2011/2012

Subject is aimed at problems of administrative law. Goal of the subject is to acquaint students with basic questions of state administration. Subject, as a pedagogical discipline, is divided into 3 main parts: general, procedural and special.
In term of general part students learn basic terms of state administrative, organization structure, basics in division of state administration (state administration and autonomy) and with division of competencies . In procedural part students learn basics of administrative proceedings and general procedure according to Administrative Procedure Code. In special part students learn basic terms and institutes in selected branches of administrative law (building law, cadastral law, protection of landmarks, law in traffic and small business, etc.).

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Output of the subject should be gaining the knowledge in the field of public law, emphatically on administrative law general, procedural and special.


Not requested.


Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Oral exam according to individual knowledge of student.

Course curriculum

1. Public administrative and administrative law (general definition, state authority and autonomy, general terms of administrative law).
2. Organization of public authorities (central bodies, organs of state authority, organs of interest and occupational autonomy).
3. Administrative acts and other forms of activity (functions, methods, activity, administrative acts - normative, individual, public, factual actions).
4. Control of public authority (forms, division).
5. Administrative proceedings (term, basic principles).
6. Procedures according to Administrative Procedure Code, subjects, course of proceedings, decision and verification.
7. Administrative criminal law (responsibility for administrative delict etc.)
8. Public building public law (basic principles and differentiation from private building law, land planning).
9. Building permission proceedings (land proceedings, types, procedure, building permission proceedings, announcement of building, buildings without permission and announcement, building beneficial).
10. Cadastre (organization and content of administration).
11. Protection of landmarks (protection procedures, historic landmark).
12. Internal administration (personal status of inhabitants, security and asylum).
13. Administration at department of traffic (rail traffic, road traffic, roads, air transport, carriage by water).

Work placements

Not applicable.


Goal of subject is to acquaint students with basic questions of administrative law and individual procedures and activities of state administrative emphatically on special procedures of state administration.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Prerequisites and corequisites

Not applicable.

Basic literature

SKULOVÁ, S a kol. Správní právo - zvláštní část, MU, 2004
PRŮCHA, P. a kol. Správní právo - obecná část, MU, Brno 2005
SKULOVÁ, S. a kol. Správní právo procesní, Eurolex Bohemia a.s.r., Praha 2005

Recommended reading

DOLEŽAL, J., MAREČEK, J., VOBOŘIL, O. Stavební zákon v teorii a praxi, Linde, Praha 2006,
ČÁP, M., SAKAŘ, B., HEGENBART, M. Slovník stavebního práva, Prospektrum, Praha 1996,
HÁBA, J., JANAS, T., ŠVANCAROVÁ, Š. Slovník definic a výklad některých vybraných pojmů stavebního práva, díl I. a díl II., ABF Praha 2003

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme MSoI Master's

    branch EID , 1. year of study, winter semester, compulsory
    branch REI , 1. year of study, winter semester, compulsory