General information

Course type AMUPIE
Module title Introduction To Employment Law
Language English
Module lecturer Michał Skapski
Lecturer's email
Lecturer position Profesor nadzwyczajny
Faculty Faculty of Law and Administration
Semester 2024/2025 (summer)
Duration 30
USOS code 10-IEL-w-Erasm


Wednesdays, 13.15-14.45, Collegium Iuridicum Novum room 4.17

First meeting 28.02.2024

Module aim (aims)

Presentation of basis of EU employment law and selected national employment law regulationsDelivery of the knowledge on forms of employment, requirements and consequences of working under certain legal regimePresentation of detailed regulations of employee's and employer's status under contract of employment

Pre-requisites in terms of knowledge, skills and social competences (where relevant)

No preliminary requirements


History of Labour LawEmployment Forms on Contemporary Labour MarketsEmployment Law in the European Legal SystemCollective Agreements and Other Particular Sources of Labou LawContract of Employment and the Basic Features of Work under Labour Law StandardsSelf-employment, Temporary Employment and Other Non-Standard Work ArrangementsWorking Time and Free Time Regulations Regulation of Remuneration Trade Unions and Employers OrganizationsCollective Disputes

Reading list

Jaspers T., Pennings F., Peters S., European Labour Law, Intersentia 2024 B. Barcusson, European Labour Law, Cambridge University Press, 2009K.W. Baran, Principles of Polish Labour Law, CH Beck 2018K.W. Baran (ed.), Polish Collective Employment Law, CH Beck 2019Dajczak W., Nieborak T., Wiliński P. (ed.), Fundations of Law, Polish Perspective, WoltersKluwer 2021