Up to now, you have learnt about the economic and financial concepts needed to understand how to manage your own money, but also to navigate the greater economic world surrounding us. In this chapter, you will learn about the legal concepts you need to know in your daily life - especially your working life.

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Unlimited Duration

Last Updated

December 13, 2021


3 hours, 8 minutes

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What you will learn

In this module, you will learn the main concepts that most of us encounter in real life when looking for jobs, paying a bill, or starting a business. You need to know your rights to defend yourself, and you also need to know your duties vis-à-vis the law.


This module has no prerequisite knowledge. If you feel inspired to read and learn more, you’ll find some reading suggestions.

Course curriculum

    • Introduction 00:02:00
    • What you will learn 00:01:00
    • Pre-requisite 00:01:00
    • General tips for further reading 00:01:00
    • What is a legal contract? 00:10:00
    • What is expected of an employer: regular contracts, insurance agreements, pension benefits, health care 00:40:00
    • What is expected of an employee: can I lie on my resume? 00:10:00
    • Enterprise creation 00:45:00
    • Quiz – M4 00:45:00
    • Caught in a Resume Lie 00:30:00
    • Summary 00:02:00
    • Common scams (practical examples) 00:01:00

Project 2020-1 -LU01-KA204-063239

Start date: 15-12-2020
End date: 14-12-2022

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Practical Guide for Informed and Safe Financial Choices

Valuable information on how to make daily-lives financial choices, focusing on how to avoid the most common illegal practices in the field of finance and everyday economy.

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