SMF2294 - Business Law


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Written examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Written examination 100/100 4 hours LOVSAMLING

Learning outcome

Gained knowledge: The course builds knowledge about the general legal framework for the pursuit of business activities and rules of law of particular importance for the organization and pursuit of such activities. The course introduces into the methodology of Law.

Through active tasks and problem solving the students are trained in how to think in practical terms about
- Agreement, Agreement Interpretation and Invalidity
- Establishment of a business entitity and corporate relations
- Establishment and hedging of monetary requirements
- Conditions for individual prosecution and bankruptcy
- White collar crime
- Purchase and breach of contract upon breach of contract
- Businesses' relationship with creditors and government agencies
- Knowledge of the most important principles of labor law

General competence
The student is competent in:
• legal theory and legal methodology
• Central legal areas for the exercise and organization of business activities

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, exercises, assignments, own studies

Compulsory assignments

  • Written assignment

Further on evaluation

Re-sit exam in August

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Business Administration (BØA)
Business Administration (ØA369)
Business Administration and Management (BØKLED)

Course materials

To be decided at the outset of the semester

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
SMF2294F 7.5
AJ200115 7.5 01.09.2018
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Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Intermediate course, level II


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2021

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Gjøvik

Subject area(s)
  • Economics and Administration
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management



Examination arrangement: Written examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Spring ORD Written examination 100/100 LOVSAMLING INSPERA
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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