SMF2294F - Business Law


New from the academic year 2020/2021

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Home examination
Grade: Letters

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

Course content

- Overview of the sources of law and an introduction to legal methods
- Company law
- Contract law
- Retail law
- Labour law

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.

Skills: 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 entity and corporate relations
• Purchase and breach of contract upon breach of contract
• 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 (streaming) and videos of lectures. Exercises, assignments, own studies. One mandatory assignment must be approved in order to get the right to take exam in this course.

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, part-time (BØKLED-F)

Course materials

To be decided at the outset of the semester

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
SMF2294 7.5
AJ200115 7.5 01.09.2018
More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Intermediate course, level II


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2021

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Gjøvik

Subject area(s)
  • Economics and Administration
Contact information

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management



Examination arrangement: Home examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Summer UTS Home examination 100/100 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Home examination (1) 100/100

Release 2021-05-20

Submission 2021-05-20

Release 09:00

Submission 13:00

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.
  • 1) Merk at eksamensform er endret som et smittevernstiltak i den pågående koronasituasjonen. Please note that the exam form has changed as a preventive measure in the ongoing corona situation.

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