Course: European Union Labour Market and Employment Policy

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Course title European Union Labour Market and Employment Policy
Course code EVS/NPTPZ
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminary
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • TVRDOŇ Michal, doc. Mgr. Ing. Ph.D.
  • TUREČKOVÁ Kamila, Ing.
  • MAJEROVÁ Ingrid, Dr. Ing.
Course content
1. Panorama of the European labour market 2. European union labour demand 3. European union labour supply 4. European union wage, wage costs, minimum wages 5. Labour migration 6. EU Employment policy - development 7. European Employment Strategy 8. Labour market and employment policy in UK 9. Labour market and employment policy in Denmark 10. Labour market and employment policy in Germany 11. Labour market and employment policy in Slovakia 12. Europan social fund and labour market in the Czech Republic 13. Strategy Europa 2020

Learning activities and teaching methods
Skills demonstration, Seminar classes
  • unspecified - 26 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 13 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 40 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 40 hours per semester
Recommended literature
  • European Commision. Labour Market Developments in Europe 2012. European Economy 5/12, 2012. ISBN 978-92-79-22853-7.
  • ŠIMEK, M. Podpora zaměstnatelnosti znevýhodněných skupin obyvatel v České republice: Nové přístupy a efekty. Brno: Sokrates, 2010. ISBN 978-80-86572-66-6.
  • ZIMMERMANN, K. The Economics of Migration. Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd, United Kingdom, 2002. ISBN 1-85898-756-3.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
School of Business Administration in Karvina European Integration (12) Economy 1 Summer
School of Business Administration in Karvina Public Economy and Administration (12) Economy 1 Summer