78829 - Employment Law

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  • Teacher Anna Rota

  • Learning modules Anna Rota (Modulo 1)
    Anna Rota (Modulo 2)

  • Credits 3

  • SSD IUS/07

  • Teaching Mode Traditional lectures (Modulo 1)
    Traditional lectures (Modulo 2)

  • Language Italian

  • Campus of Bologna

  • Degree Programme Second cycle degree programme (LM) in Health Professions of Prevention Sciences (cod. 8878)

  • Teaching resources on Virtuale

  • Course Timetable from Dec 09, 2021 to Jan 13, 2022

    Course Timetable from Jan 20, 2022 to Jan 27, 2022


This teaching activity contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN 2030 Agenda.

Good health and well-being Gender equality Decent work and economic growth

Academic Year 2021/2022

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student will be able to know the regulatory framework of labour law on the basis of its different sources.

Course contents

Lessons program covers the following topics:


I. Subjects, principles, sources of labour law

II. Origin and development of the legislation on health and safety at work.

1. Safety, organization, prevention: the system and the general principles of the Legislative Decree no. 81 of 2008.

2. Subjects, obligations and responsibilities in the italian health and safety framework.


III. Labour law during the Covid 19 pandemic


Recommended readings:

- R. DEL PUNTA, Diritto del lavoro, Giuffrè.

- P. TULLINI, Introduzione al diritto della sicurezza sul lavoro, Giappichelli Editore, 2018 (formato e-book).

Teaching methods

Lectures will take place by the explanation of the topics covered by the program, with the help of slides and in-depth discussion of the most problematic topics.

Assessment methods

At the end of the course the exam will be an oral exam.

Teaching tools

As teaching tools the teacher will use practical cases, judgments and presentations.

Office hours

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