Facts about the course

Study points:
Responsible department:
Faculty of Logistics
Course Leader:
Georg Inge Iversen Panzer
Lecture Semester:
Teaching language:
½ year

SCM710 Contract Law (Spring 2020)

About the course

  • Choice of Law and Lex Mercatoria

  • UNIDROIT Principles of Commercial Contracts

  • Contract negotiation

  • Dispute resolution

  • Service Level Agreements

The course is connected to the following study programs

The student's learning outcomes after completing the course

After completing the course the student will have

  • knowledge of key contractual terms

  • knowledge of fundamental principles of International Commerce Law, especially Service Level Agreements

  • basic negotiation skills with regard to complex commercial contracts and understandings of dispute resolution

Forms of teaching and learning

3 hours of lectures per week.

Coursework requirements - conditions for taking the exam

Mandatory coursework: Assignment(s)

Courseworks given: 2

Courseworks required: 2

Comment: Two home assignments, whereof one must be passed before examination.


Form of assessment: Written school assessment

Proportion: 100%

Duration: 4 Hours

Grouping: Individual

Grading scale: Letter (A - F)

Support material: Printed version of UNIDROIT Principles of International Commercial Contracts without comments and general dictionary in mother tongue/Norwegian/English in paper version.


Required reading list is given in fronter at the semester start

Relevant literature:

UNIDROIT Principles of Commercial Contracts 2010

Roger Fisher & William Ury: Getting to yes

Last updated from FS (Common Student System) July 1, 2019 12:30:29 PM