Syllabus academic year 2007/2008

Higher education credits: 4,5. Grading scale: TH. Level: G1 (First level). Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. Compulsory for: IBYI2, IBYV2. Course coordinator: Åsa Knutson, och Stellan Jönsson,, Trafikteknik. Assessment: Written exam. Satisfactory project work. Further information: Course is given at Järnvägsskolan in Ängelholm.

The aim is to give fundamental information on the legal system and practice in Swedish agreement and contract law.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Give an account of the building process and the parties involved

Describe the purchasing regulations, agreements, general regulations and the Public Procurement Act

Give an account of various procurement concepts and contract forms

Be able to interpret the design of tenders and contents as well as analyse the most important components of the tender

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

be able to design and evaluate inquiries and tenders from given prerequisites

Orientation in the Swedish legal system

Introduction to civil law

Public law

Legal orientation

Law of contract

Sale of goods act, law of damages, the law of environmental damage

Inquiry document

The Public Procurement ActLaw AB92, ABK96, ABT94

Järnvägsskolans kurspärm ”Grundläggande avtals- och entreprenadrätt”