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Law of Building Construction 7.5 credits

First cycle, U0021N
Course syllabus valid: Spring 2021 Sp 3 - Present
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Grade scale
U G#
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

More information about English language requirements


Course Aim
After the student is examined from this course the student can identify and solve practical problems according to the regulations between industrial suppliers. The course gives the student fundamental knowledge of legislation as well as the interplay among the building construction market’s actors.

The course introduces the student in the legal relationships between purchasers, contractors, suppliers, consultants, inspectors, and other actors in the construction industry.

Each course occasion´s language and form is stated and appear on the course page on Luleå University of Technology's website.
Instruction consists of lectures, seminars and exercises.

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.
This is a pass/fail course. To obtain a grade of pass, students are required to satisfactorily complete an oral examination, assignments, written report and attend compulsory seminars.

Due to similar content, the course cannot be included in a degree together with the courses J0001N Law of Building Construction 7,5 credits or other courses with similar content. Contact: ETKS educational administration

Pär Sunden

Transition terms
The course U0021N is equal to J0001N

Literature. Valid from Spring 2021 Sp 3
Söderberg: Att upphandla byggprojekt.
Standardavtal, ABK 96, AB 04, ABT 05, ABS, ABM, AB-U och AB-UT

Wiederheim, F. & Eriksson, L.: Att utreda, forska och rapportera. Almqvist & Wiksell förlag.

Articles, court cases and other electronic material can be added and is then included in the course claim.

Course offered by
Department of Social Sciences, Technology and Arts

CodeDescriptionGrade scaleCrStatusFrom periodTitle
0001Oral examinationU G#2.00MandatoryS21
0002SeminarsU G#2.00MandatoryS21
0003ReportU G#3.50MandatoryS21

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