AI1515 Introduction to Swedish law, basic course 7.5 credits

Rättsvetenskap

Offering and execution

Course offering missing for current semester as well as for previous and coming semesters

Course information

Content and learning outcomes

Course contents *

The course begins with a lecture and a workshop that focuses on the legal order and legal methods, as a basis for the studies of the different areas of law. The different areas are then covered one by one.

Intended learning outcomes *

After having taken the course the student shall have basic knowledge of the legal order, the division into legal subjects and legal concepts, about legal methods and basic proficiency i solving legal problems. The couse deals with several areas of law, for exampel European Community law, public law, the law of contracts, property law, and the private law of real property.

After having taken the course the student shall be able to:

* Identify basic legal problems and find the applicable legal rules in the areas of law covered by the course.

* Apply the relevant legal rules when solving basic legal problems in the areas of law covered by the course, and to explain the reasons for the application of the rules to the problem.

Course Disposition

 As a general rule there is a lecture and a workshop that deals with one area of law each week. During the course the student shall write a one or more summaries of relevant court cases. The cases are discussed at one of the workshops. There is a written examination at the end of the course.

Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites *

General requirements.

Recommended prerequisites

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Equipment

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Literature

Kurslittertur meddelas i samband med kursstart.

Examination and completion

Grading scale *

A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

Examination *

  • TEN1 - Examination, 7.0 credits, Grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • ÖVN1 - Exercise, 0.5 credits, Grading scale: P, F

Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.

The examiner may apply another examination format when re-examining individual students.

To take the exam at least 70% attendance on seminars is required at each part of the course.

Other requirements for final grade *

TEN1 - Examination, 7.0 credits, grade scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

ÖVN1 - Assignment, 0.5 credits, grade scale: P, F

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Examiner

Jonny Flodin

Further information

Course web

Further information about the course can be found on the Course web at the link below. Information on the Course web will later be moved to this site.

Course web AI1515

Offered by

ABE/Real Estate Planning and Land Law

Main field of study *

Technology

Education cycle *

First cycle

Add-on studies

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Contact

studentexp.fob@abe.kth.se

Ethical approach *

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.