JUS100 Legal Method and Norwegian Legal System
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Course responsible: Baard Steinar Taubøll
ECTS credits: 5
Department: Faculty of Landscape and Society
Teaching language: NO
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This course starts in Autumn parallel. This course has teaching/evaluation in Autumn parallel, .
Course frequency: Annually
First time: 2006H
Lectures: Juridical method, constitutional law, EEA law, huan rights, rethoric and civil proceedings. There will be emphasis on practical examples related to NMBU's academic areas. The course also include practical assignment solving with reviews in plenary. Group work is not compulsatory, but recommended.
The course should provide the students with a basic overview over the Norwegian legal system. The students should acquire a good understanding of basic legal method, hereunder interpretation theory and technique for solving cases in practice. The students should become familiar with the main features in the Norwegian constitution and legal system, hereunder the legislation process, the division of tasks in governmental bodies, and the relationship with the EU and the EEA, as well as human rights. The students should furthermore become familiar with the main features of the courts" procedures. The course should form the necessary basis for further legal courses at NMBU.
Lectures and self-study. Voluntary group work and assignment solving.
Erik Boe: Grunnleggende juridisk metode. Erik Boe: Innføring i juss, Bind 2. Newest edition of Norges Lover.
There will probably be new literature before startup, but the old one can still be used as an alternative.
Written exam 3.5 hours.
Lectures: 25 hours. Self-study and group work: 125 hours.
Minimum requirements for entrance to higher education in Norway (generell studiekompetanse)
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Lectures: 25 hours.
Answers are evaluated by a group of examiners consisting of the teacher and external examiners. A random selection of candidates is evaluated individually by all examiners, and becomes the basis of an evaluation conference where a common level of evaluation is established.
Allowed examination aids: No calculator, other aids as specified
Examination details: One written exam: A - E / Ikke bestått