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Public regulations of Real Estates 7.5 credits

Speciell fastighetsrätt
First cycle, U0014N
Course syllabus valid: Autumn 2021 Sp 1 - Present
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Grade scale
Subject (SCB)
Law and Legal Studies

Entry requirements

In order to meet the general entry requirements for first cycle studies you must have successfully completed upper secondary education and documented skills in English language and completed the course Basic law for estate agents (U0007N) 15 credits with at least a passing grade, or equivalent.

More information about English language requirements


Course Aim
After completing the course the student should be able to:
• explain the basics and structure of the Swedish land legislation
• explain basic concepts and principles in land legislation
• identify, structure and solve specific legal problems related to land legislation
• structure, analyze and discuss legal issues of land legislation where several statutes overlap

The course includes legal preconditions for physical planning and land registration, the essence of specific rights to land and natural resources, the right of public access to land and water and the basics of environmental law.

Each course occasion´s language and form is stated and appear on the course page on Luleå University of Technology's website.
The course includes lectures, exercises with problem solving and seminars based on caselaw. The student should prepare each lecture by studying certain legal material and questions. The student shall prepare answers to each exercise and seminar, and be able to present them orally before the class. Preparations should as far as possible be conducted in groups, and a group division are carried out when the course starts. The course has often invited guests with professional skills in this legal area, such as land-surveyors.

If there is a decision on special educational support, in accordance with the Guideline Student's rights and obligations at Luleå University of Technology, an adapted or alternative form of examination can be provided.
In the written exam the student must demonstrate that he or she can explain the content and structure of the Swedish land legislation, explain the basic principles and concepts in this area of law, and present proposals for solutions to legal problems related to the land legislation, in a structured and correct manner. The final course mark is determined when the written exam is approved.

Due to similar content, the course can not be included in a degree together with the courses IER328, J0012N, J0031N or J0033N or other courses with similar content. Contact: ETKS educational administration

Christina Allard

Transition terms
The course U0014N is equal to J0033N

Literature. Valid from Autumn 2018 Sp 1
Bengtsson, Bertil, Speciell fastighetsrätt, Iustus förlag, latest edition.
Julstad, Barbro, Fastighetsindelning och markanvändning, Norsteds Juridik, latest edition.
Court cases, articles, and other electronic material can be added and is then included in the course claim.

Reference literature:
Ebbesson, Jonas: Miljörätt, Iustus förlag, latest edition.

Course offered by
Department of Social Sciences, Technology and Arts

CodeDescriptionGrade scaleCrStatusFrom periodTitle
0001Written examU G VG7.50MandatoryA18

Syllabus established
by Director of Undergraduate Studies Daniel Örtqvist, Department of Business Administration, Technology and Social Sciences 13 Feb 2019

Last revised
by 17 Feb 2021