2023-2024 / DROI0083-1

Social Law


30h Th

Number of credits

 Bachelor in human and social sciences6 crédits 
 Bachelor in human and social sciences (New programme)5 crédits 
 Extra courses intended for exchange students (Erasmus, ...) (Faculty of social sciences)6 crédits 
 Master in psychology (120 ECTS)6 crédits 
 Master in psychology (120 ECTS)4 crédits 


Quentin Detienne, Fabienne Kéfer


Renaud Linguelet


Fabienne Kéfer

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the second semester


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

For non-lawyers, the course describes, in broad terms, legal issues posed by the working man and man without work and the diversity of responses through time and space. A historical and comparative approach is preferred to a statement of positive law, in order to adapt to the needs of students in the human science.

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

At the end of the course the student is able to understand the issues of social law, it relates to the collective labor relations (right to strike, unions responsibility, ...) or individual (safety, equality of workers, ...), the social security law or employment policy and vocational training.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

no requizites

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

a class session will be given in two separate groups.
Depending on the health situation, appropriate learning activities could be planned.

Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)

Face-to-face course

Additional information:

3 hours per week - 2nd Semester
The course is given face-to-face

Recommended or required readings

The syllabus is available at Presses universitaires de Liège. A scientific study will be communicated during the year.

Exam(s) in session

Any session

- In-person

written exam

Out-of-session test(s)

Additional information:

If the health situation allows it, a test will be organised. Students will get an extra point of 0.5 for the exam (out of 20) if they get between 10 and 13 out of 20, and of 1.0 if they get 14 or more out of 20. This bonus will be valid for both sessions.

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course


Secretary: Catherine Fett-  Office 2.71 - tel.: 04.366.31.57 - mail: catherine.fett@uliege.be 

Assistant : Line Jadot : Office R. 62 - tél. 04.366.30.57 - mail : l.jadot@uliege.be 

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