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Module WIW-IWR-ABR-M-7

Labour Law (M, 3.0 LP)

Module Identification

Module Number Module Name CP (Effort)
WIW-IWR-ABR-M-7 Labour Law 3.0 CP (90 h)


CP, Effort 3.0 CP = 90 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in WiSe
Level [7] Master (Advanced)
Language [DE] German
Module Manager
Area of study [WIW-IWR] Private Law, Economic Law, Intellectual Property
Reference course of study [WIW-88.21-SG#2009] M.Sc. Business Studies (2009) [2009]
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active


Type/SWS Course Number Title Choice in
Presence-Time /
SL SL is
required for exa.
PL CP Sem.
Labour Law
P 30 h 60 h - - PL1 3.0 WiSe
  • About [WIW-IWR-ABR-K-7]: Title: "Labour Law"; Presence-Time: 30 h; Self-Study: 60 h

Examination achievement PL1

  • Form of examination: written exam (Klausur) (90 Min.)
  • Examination Frequency: each semester

Evaluation of grades

The grade of the module examination is also the module grade.


After an introduction into the basics, students will learn in the lecture about individual labour law and large areas of the collective labour law. Individual labour law will give an insight into the definition of an employee, the grounds of the employment relationship, the rights and obligations of employers and employees, the performance problems, liability issues, and protection against dismissal. In collective labour law the principles of autonomy of pay settlement, including the right of association, the collective agreement law, the right to industrial action and the right of participation of the work council will be presented.

Competencies / intended learning achievements

The students will get an insight into the basics of labour law including the respective socio-economic background and are able to make connections to private and business law. The acquired content and methodical skills allow an independent study of simple labour law matters.


Will be announced.

Requirements for attendance of the module (informal)


Requirements for attendance of the module (formal)


References to Module / Module Number [WIW-IWR-ABR-M-7]

Module-Pool Name
[WIW-FW-MPOOL-6] Master: Free selectables