Checking date: 25/04/2024

Course: 2024/2025

Occupational social security
Master in Consulting and Legal Consulting Job (Plan: 432 - Estudio: 303)

Coordinating teacher: HERRAIZ MARTIN, MARIA SOL

Department assigned to the subject: Social and Private International Law Department

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 2.0 ECTS


Requirements (Subjects that are assumed to be known)
Employment Law: individual employment relationships. Trade Union Law and labour proceedings. Social Security Law
GENERAL SKILLS That students can apply their knowledge and ability to solve new problems Recognizing the growing importance of teamwork in the workplace and demonstrate adaptability and integration into different groups Ability to apply knowledge acquired in the tasks of the advisory and consultancy work in order to solve problems of particular complexity and current within the field of Labour Law and Social Security. Compose documents of any level of complexity Identify, assess and weigh risks potential liability for breach of obligations on labor and social security matters. Negotiating contracts, agreements, plans and programs and provide solutions to real conflicts autonomous labor and social security matters, whatever their level of complexity. SPECIFIC SKILLS Can analyze and understand the logic of supplementary pensions Knowing the advantages and disadvantages of each of the mechanisms that make up the private dimension in social protection. Application of the rules of private insurance and the influence of the tax legislation
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
COMPLEMENTARY SOCIAL PROTECTION Item 1. Constitutional frame of complementary social protection. The progressive commodification of social protection Item 2. The Voluntary Improvement of the protective action of the Social Security . Origins , concept, classification , nature and legal status . The current way of suppressing voluntary improvements and legal problems such suppression raises . Item 3. Voluntary improvements in collective bargaining on allowances for temporary disability , maternity, paternity, risk during pregnancy and during breastfeeding Item 4. Voluntary improvements in collective bargaining on pensions for permanent disability and retirement benefits and death and survival . Item 5 The implementation of additional social protection . Externalization of pension supplements . Item 6. Plans and Pension Funds for the externalization of pension obligations. Item 7. Collective insurance contract as an instrument suitable for the externalization of pension liabilities Item 9. Social Welfare Mutuas. Item 10. Social action in the company.
Learning activities and methodology
LEARNING ACTIVITIES lecture practical classes tutorials Workgroups Individual student work TEACHING METHODOLOGIES Critical reading recommended by the subject teacher texts: Newspaper articles, reports, manuals, and / or academics, good items for subsequent class discussion, either to expand and consolidate the knowledge of the subject. Solving practical cases, problems, etc., raised by the teacher individually or in group Presentation and discussion in class, under teacher moderation issues related to the content of the material and case studies Preparation of papers and reports individually or in group
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 0
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 100

Calendar of Continuous assessment

Basic Bibliography
  • AAVV. Memento Practico de Seguridad Social. Lefevbre. Última edición
  • AAVV. Memento Práctico de Salario y Nóminas. Lefevbre. Última edición
  • BLÁZQUEZ AGUDO, E.M. (Directora). Derecho de la Seguridad Social. Jurua. Última edición
  • Borja Suárez Corujo. Derecho de la Protección Social. Tirant lo Blanch. 2006
  • Borja Suárez Corujo. Introducción al Derecho de la Protección Social. Tirant lo Blanch. 2006
  • Juan Antonio Fernández Bernat. Los planes de pensiones del sistema de empleo. Aranzadi. 2001
  • María Cruz García Arce. Acción Social en la Empresa. Trotta. 2004
  • Raquel Aguilera Izquierdo, Guillermo Leandro Barrios Baudor, Yolanda Sánchez-Urán Azaña. Protección Social complementaria. Tecnos. 2005

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.