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030078 SE Seminar: Legal History of Economics (2020W)

for diploma and doctoral students

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 3 - Rechtswissenschaften
Continuous assessment of course work

Interessierte werden um ein Motivationsschreiben (ca. eine Seite) per E-Mail gebeten.



max. 20 participants
Language: German


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Due to the current situation, it cannot be said yet to what extent the course will be held in physical presence or via the Internet. All students registered for the course have access to a moodle platform with further information with their unet ID.

Wednesday 14.10. 10:00 - 13:00 Seminarraum SEM33 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, 3.OG
Wednesday 21.10. 10:00 - 11:30 Seminarraum SEM33 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, 3.OG
Tuesday 12.01. 09:00 - 16:00 Seminarraum SEM33 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, 3.OG
Wednesday 13.01. 09:00 - 16:00 Seminarraum SEM33 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, 3.OG


Aims, contents and method of the course

The seminar is designed for students at an advanced stage of their studies, it is not designed for beginners.
The particpants will examine the history of some topics of economic law (history of stock corporation law, of labour unions, of nationalized Industry and so on).

Participating students are asked to send a MOTIVATION LETTER (at least 1.000 characters) via e-mail to thomas.olechowski@univie.ac.at till September 30th. The letter should explain why you are interested in the seminar topic. Furthermore, I ask you to specify in which phase of your studies you are and whether you want to attend the seminar as a doctoral student, for the diploma thesis or "only" for historical competence, named in § 21 study plan.

Assessment and permitted materials

The participants are required to do their own research, preparation and oral presentation of a scientific topic as well as the writing of a written paper.
The final grade results from both the oral and written performance. The correct oral presentation and formal design of the written work is as important as the content.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Attendance is mandatoriy on all terms. Participants will be asked for a 20-minute-presentation and for a written report, which has to fulfill the following criteria:

Examination topics

Will depend on the topic of the presentation.

Reading list

Will depend on the topic of the presentation.

Association in the course directory

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