Syllabus academic year 2007/2008

Higher education credits: 6. Grading scale: TH. Level: G2 (First level). Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. Optional for: V4. Course coordinator: Assistant professor Per Björkeroth,, Inst för arkitektur och byggd miljö. Prerequisites: VTT100 Samhällsbyggnadsprocessen or the equivalent. The course might be cancelled if the numer of applicants is less than 15. Assessment: Accepted exercises, participation in a study trip, at least eighty per cent attendance at lectures and group discussions of exercises and examinations.

To mediate knowledge of the Swedish Plan and Building Law (PBL) and how it relates to planning and building. The greatest emphasis is given to the part of the law that affects planning and its application.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must


Boken om detaljplan och områdesbestämmelser (Boverket, 2002)
Internet access to Plan- och bygglagen.