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JUR710 Contract Law

JUR710 Contract Law

Course code: 
JUR710
Course name: 
Contract Law
Program of study: 
Master of Science in Logistics
Course name in Norwegian Bokmål: 
Contract Law
Course name in Norwegian Nynorsk: 
Contract Law
Campus: 
Molde
Credits: 
7.5
Level of study: 
Master
Teaching semester: 
2017 Spring
Assessment semester: 
2017 Spring
Language of instruction: 
English
Language of examination: 
English
Language of litterature: 
English
Course content
  • Choice of Law and Lex Mercatoria
  • UNIDROIT Principles of Commercial Contracts
  • Contract negotiation
  • Dispute resolution
  • Service Level Agreements
Learning outcome

After completing the course the student will have

  • knowledge of key contractual terms
  • knowledge of fundamental principles of International Commerce Law, especially Service Level Agreements
  • basic negotiation skills with regard to complex commercial contracts and understandings of dispute resolution
Working and learning activities

3 hours of lectures per week.

Curriculum

Required reading list is given in fronter at the semester start

Relevant literature:
UNIDROIT Principles of Commercial Contracts 2010
Roger Fisher & William Ury: Getting to yes

Mandatory courseworkCourseworks givenCourseworks requiredPresenceComment
Assignment(s) Not requiredTwo home assignments, whereof one must be passed before examination.
Obligatoriske arbeidskrav:
Mandatory coursework:Assignment(s)
Courseworks given:
Courseworks required:
Presence:Not required
Comment:Two home assignments, whereof one must be passed before examination.
Form of assessmentGroupingDurationType of durationGrading scaleProportionCommentSupported materialSupport material
School assessmentIndividual4hoursLetter (A - F)100 Printet version of UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts without comments and general dictionary in mother tongue/Norwegian/English in paper version.Separate list, see below
Vurderinger:
Form of assessment:School assessment
Grouping:Individual
Duration:4
Type of duration:hours
Grading scale:Letter (A - F)
Proportion:100
Comment:
Supported material:Printet version of UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts without comments and general dictionary in mother tongue/Norwegian/English in paper version.
Support material:Separate list, see below