Lesson 27: Labour law, trade unions and your rights at work

In this lesson we will:

  • hear about the Swedish labour market in terms of employee rights and responsibilities, policies and regulations in the labour market.



Reference material to read/see/hear:

Background reading:


Watch the interview with Jack Lemoine (LO) and answer the questions via email or form.

  1. Why should you/shouldn’t you be a member of a Trade Union?
  2. What ways can Unions help with your salary negotiations?
  3. What do you need to consider before signing an employment contract?