This course is discontinued

MARLINSUR – Insurance Law

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Course content

Note: This course will be given a new code from spring semester 2006, and you will find all relevant information JUR5420 – Forsikringsrett (discontinued)

This course in Insurance Law (MARLINSUR) corresponds with Forsikringsrett (VALFORS), the optional subject taught in Norwegian. Further particulars on teaching, exams, training goals and literature for this course in Insurance Law you will find under VALFORS – Forsikringsrett (discontinued).

The course gives an introduction to the main issues of the provisions of the Insurance Contracts Act. The course will cover the main rules of the public control with the insurance activities, and also go further into the subject of marine insurance. This course is currently only available to students who master a Scandinavian language.

Learning outcome

To give an overview of the Insurance Contracts Act and public control with the insurance activities. To give in depth knowledge of marine insurance.


Students who are admitted to study programmes at UiO must each semester register which courses and exams they wish to sign up for in Studentweb.

If you are not already enrolled as a student at UiO, please see our information about admission requirements and procedures.

To be allowed to take the exam in MARLINSUR - Insurance Law, you must be accepted at the Maritime Law (master's 1 1/2-years).


Formal prerequisite knowledge

No obligatory prerequisites beyond the minimum requirements for entrance to higher education in Norway.




6-hour written exam.

Facts about this course




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Every spring

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