KULMI3230 - Cultural heritage law and management


New from the academic year 2021/2022

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Home examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Home examination 100/100 6 hours

Course content

Academic content The course provides insight into how laws and regulations are practiced and how cases are prepared and implemented within administrative bodies that are responsible for Norwegian planning and building legislation. The focus is on use of legal instruments in accordance with the Planning and Building Act on buildings worthy of protection and the cultural environment. The course is based on a similar course at BA in Cultural Heritage Law, but will to a greater extent focus on issues related to practice in cultural heritage institutions. 

Learning outcome

Learning outcomes

A candidate who has passed the course is expected to have the following total learning outcomes in accordance with the study plan's description for the course, defined as knowledge and skills:



  • have good knowledge of the planning and building law's relevant legal rules, with special focus on planning work and construction cases when treating buildings worthy of protection
  • have practical and theoretical knowledge of public proceedings in the field of planning and building law



  • have knowledge of the use of relevant legal issues
  • have processing competence in the area of planning and building law, with special emphasis on the cultural heritage law issues
  • can understand and use legal language, and can identify legal issues
  • know the legal instruments in planning and building protection. 

Learning methods and activities

Lectures and seminars. Compulsory semester assignment.

Compulsory assignments

  • Oblig

Specific conditions

Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Required previous knowledge

Bachelor's degree in Cultural Heritage or equivalent.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
KULMI3225 7.5 AUTUMN 2021
KULMI3235 7.5 AUTUMN 2021
KULMI3220 15.0 AUTUMN 2021
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Version: 1
Credits:  15.0 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2022

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Cultural Heritage Management
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Historical and Classical Studies


Examination arrangement: Home examination

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Spring ORD Home examination 100/100





Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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