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030210 KU Austrian Labour Law - An Introduction (2019W)

2.00 ECTS (1.00 SWS), SPL 3 - Rechtswissenschaften
Continuous assessment of course work



max. 20 participants
Language: English


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

09.12.2019 9.00-12.00 Uhr im Institut für Arbeits- und Sozialrecht, Zi 001
16.12.2019 9.00-12.00 Uhr im Institut für Arbeits- und Sozialrecht, Zi 001

Wednesday 04.12. 09:00 - 12:00 Seminarraum SEM33 Schottenbastei 10-16, Juridicum, 3.OG


Aims, contents and method of the course

The aim is a brief introduction into Austrian Labour Law in English with an emphasis on the peculiarities of the Austrian system. Both the collective and the individual side of labour law will be treated. An emphasis will be on the latest developments, especially concerning working time legislation and the treatment of persons working in the platform economy.

Assessment and permitted materials

participation in class, brief written examination (multiple choice test) at the date to be agreed with the students

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

presence in at least two of the three contact sessions is required
the overall grade is based 30% on class participation and 70 % on the written examination

Examination topics

all topics treated in class

Reading list

PPT-presentation, written materials - all provided via moodle to the registered participants

Association in the course directory

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