Facility & Real  Estate Management FT
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Introduction to Law

level of course unit

Introduction, fundamentals

Learning outcomes of course unit

Graduates are able to: - present general civil law and private law aspects of entrepreneurial activities. - analyze common practical problems using concrete examples.

prerequisites and co-requisites


course contents

- Differentiation public law / private law - Corporate law - General contract law - Legal capacity and capacity to act of natural and legal persons and the related legal consequences - Definitions of terms from the most important fields of law - Land register

recommended or required reading

- Kodex, Bürgerliches Recht, LexisNexis - Kodex, Unternehmensrecht - Koziol, H.; Welser, R.: Grundriss des bürgerlichen Rechts I, Wien, 2006 - Koziol, H.; Welser, R.: Grundriss des bürgerlichen Rechts II, Wien, 2007 - Bydlinski, P.: Bürgerliches Recht I Allgemeiner Teil, Wien, 2010

assessment methods and criteria

Written examination

language of instruction


number of ECTS credits allocated


planned learning activities and teaching methods

Lecture, tutorials

semester/trimester when the course unit is delivered


name of lecturer(s)

Mag. Bodner Hannes

year of study

1. Year of studies

recommended optional program components


course unit code


type of course unit

Compulsory subject

mode of delivery

In class course (lecture)

work placement(s)

Not applicable