00224 - Employment Law

Academic Year 2021/2022

  • Teaching Mode: Traditional lectures
  • Campus: Bologna
  • Corso: First cycle degree programme (L) in Midwifery (cod. 9201)

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student has knowledge of the basic principles of the legislation relating to the professional activity and the fundamental principles of labor law in public administration and Community law

Course contents

The course will cover the following areas:

1. Genesis and historical principles of labor law and labor law in public administration ;

2. Sources of labor law

3. Trade union law (Labor relations - The employment relationship. - Trade unions law - Workers' representative structures in workplaces. - Collective bargaining and the law)

4. The employment relationship (Administrative organization and government intervention in the labor market - The employment. Legal forms of employment- Flexible contracts - The contract of employment and discipline - The organization of workers: duties, qualifications, categories - The obligations of the worker - The powers of the employer - Employment relationship's suspension and extinction. Dismissal)


For exam preparation are recommended , alternatively (limited to the parts shown in class ) :

- Diritto del lavoro, Diritto sindacale e Il rapporto di lavoro, Autori: Carinci Franco, De Luca Tamajo Raffaele, Tosi Paolo, Treu Tiziano, UTET, most recent edition.

- Fondamenti di diritto del lavoro, Autori: Persiani Mattia, Liebman Stefano, Marazza Marco, Martone Michel, Del Conte Maurizio, Ferrari Paola, Maio Valerio, CEDAM,most recent edition.

- Diritto del lavoro, Autore: Galantino Luisa, Giappichelli ed., most recent edition.

- Lezioni di diritto del lavoro, Autore: Pessi Roberto, Giappichelli, most recent edition.

Teaching methods

Lectures, in Italian language.

The course will take place through lectures for all the thematic areas referred to under the heading Programs / contents, also taking into account the contribution of the students attending the topics themselves.

Assessment methods

The exam will be held as an interview.

The examination will focus on the topics indicated in the "Program and contents" section.

The evaluation will take into account the knowledge of the topics, of the exhibition capacity and of the connection between the different themes.

In particular:

- preparation on a very limited number of topics dealt with in the course and analysis skills that emerges only with the help of the teacher, expression in the overall correct language: 18-19

- preparazione su un numero limitato di argomenti affrontati nel corso e capacità di analisi autonoma solo su questioni puramente esecutive, espressione in linguaggio corretto: 20-24

- preparation on a wide number of topics covered in the course, ability to make independent choices of critical analysis, mastery of specific terminology: 25-29;

- basically exhaustive preparation on the topics covered in the course, ability to make independent choices of critical analysis and connection, full mastery of specific terminology and ability to argue and self-reflection: 30-30L.


Students with disabilities or specific learning disabilities (DSA): the teacher can be contacted to agree alternative and appropriate measures or tools.

Teaching tools

In support of the teaching, the platform can be used

- VIRTUALE.UNIBO for materials used during lessons

- TEAMS for distance learning

Office hours

See the website of Monica Navilli


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