Course code EIE280

EIE280 Land rights

English course information

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Emneansvarlige: Einar Anders Hegstad, Erling Berge
Studiepoeng: 5
Ansvarlig fakultet: Institutt for landskapsplanlegging
Frekvens: yearly
Undervises på språk: EN
(NO=norsk, EN=Engelsk)
Undervises i periode:
Januaryblock
Første gang: Studieår 2015-2016
Fortrinnsrett: M-EIE, M-BYREG, M-EUTV, M-LA.
Undervises hvor?:
Emnets innhold:

Content:

  • Property rights and land tenure in an international perspective
  • Balance between public and private rights in land
  • Applications of theory of property rights and institutions
  • Different types of property rights arrangements: private, public, collective, mixed and other
  • Continuum of land rights - formal, customary, informal, etc.
  • Different land management and administration systems
  • Innovative tools for land governance and secure tenure
  • Land markets and land reforms
  • Global issues and property rights ¿ intersection with climate change, conflict, global political economy, urbanization, natural resource management, etc.


Læringsutbytte:

Learning outcome:

After completing the class the students shall:

  • Know basic English concepts and a theoretical foundation for studying and analyzing land tenure and property rights
  • Know contemporary issues in the international debate on property rights and land reform
  • Understand the multidimensional nature of property rights
  • Understand basis for different land management and administration systems
Læringsaktiviteter:
Lectures, small group exercises - casework or discussions, team work with presentation, game sessions as well as personal guidance and independent studying
Læringsstøtte:
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Pensum:
.approx. 300 pages of required reading (the list will be presented in Fronter)
Forutsatte forkunnskaper:
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Obligatorisk aktivitet:
Learning diary in English-language (two sets of questions), presentation of the teamwork, participation in the game session, approx. 300 pages of required reading (the list will be presented in mid December)
Vurderingsordning:
Essay in English-language graded A-F
Sensor:
External sensor
Merknader:


Normert arbeidsmengde:
150 timer
Opptakskrav:
GSK
Overlapp:
Studiepoengreduksjon: 5 sp ved bestått EDS280
Eksamensdetaljer: Langsgående vurdering: A - E / Ikke bestått