Human Rights & International Social Law: European Social & Labor Law

  • Master's Program International Health & Social Management
Course unit code
Level of course unit
  • Master
Semester when the course unit is delivered
  • 2
Number of ECTS credits allocated
  • 5.0
Name of lecturer(s)
  • Dr. Peyrl Johannes
Learning outcomes of the course unit
  • Students understand and articulate fundamentals, structures and the theoretical background of European Social and labour law with special focus on European migration law with regard to access to labour market and access to social rights.
Mode of delivery
  • face-to-face
Prerequisites and co-requisites
  • none
Course contents
  • 1) Mobility rights of EU citizens and their family members
    2) Brexit and mobility rights
    3) Social security benefits and social assistance for EU citizens
    4) Access to labour market for Third country Nationals:
    5) Access to labour markets for refugees and asylum seekers

    Please be aware that this course requires high level of proficiency in English language. All local students have passed an English language test with at least 90 TOEFL points (internet based) or comparable tests.
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
  • The course comprises an interactive mix of lectures, discussions and individual and group work.
Assessment methods and criteria
  • To monitor the students’ learning this course will provide ongoing assignments as a basis for feedback and grading (formative assessment) and/or will evaluate the students learning at the end of the course or an instructional unit via exams, final project reports, essays or seminar papers (summative assessment).
Language of instruction
  • English