LAW 301: Civil Law

Introduction to law as stated the first two books of the German civil code (Bürgerliches Gesetzbuch) and to legal methodology.

Learning outcomes
The students have insights to the fields of civil law which are relevant for business and tax consulting, including the instruction to legal solutions of practical cases.
Students will have a working overview of the business and tax areas of German civil law. This includes the ability to solve practical legal cases.

Necessary prerequisites
semester 3 or higher

Recommended prerequisites

Forms of teaching and learningContact hoursIndependent study time
Lecture5 SWS6 SWS
Tutorial2 SWS4 SWS
ECTS credits6
Graded yes
Form of assessmentWritten exam (120 min.)
Restricted admissionno
Further information
Performing lecturer
Gernot Wirth
Dr. Gernot Wirth
Frequency of offeringFall semester
Duration of module 1 semester
Range of applicationB.Sc. Bus. Adm.
Preliminary course work
Program-specific Competency GoalsCG 1, CG 2, CG 3, CG 4