Course syllabus

Internationell fastighetsrätt
International Real Estate Law

VFR071, 7,5 credits, A (Second Cycle)

Valid for: 2012/13
Decided by: Education Board 3
Date of Decision: 2012-04-04

General Information

Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish


The objective of the course is to provide an understanding of the legal and societal cultures concerning real estate in other countries as well as give a comparative perspective as to the Swedish real estate system. The course also provides an important basis of knowledge for those persons who will be working internationally with real estate issues.

Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must

Judgement and approach
For a passing grade the student must


The course is presented as a series of lectures and seminars with the individual student contributing with independent investigative work.

The following issues are focussed:

Real estate law in developing and transitional countries that previously have had a socialistic system will also be addressed.

Examination details

Grading scale: TH
Assessment: Indivdual examination at the end of the course. Participation in the exercise classes is compulsory.


Admission requirements:

The number of participants is limited to: No
The course might be cancelled: If the number of applicants is less than 15.

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Klas Ernald Borges,
Course homepage:
Further information: The course is taught in Swedish.