851-0703-03L  Private Construction Law

SemesterAutumn Semester 2022
LecturersT. Ender, E. Rüegg
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman
CommentOnly for Civil Engineering BSc, Spatial Development and Infrastructure Systems MSc and UZH MNF Geographie/Erdsystemswissenschaften.

AbstractThis class introduces to practice-relevant basics of construction and real estate law.
ObjectiveAs future construction practitioners, students are able to recognise legal problems independently and in good time in their daily work and to initiate the right measures.
ContentIntroduction (most important sources of construction and real estate law), SIA (Swiss Society of Engineers and Architects) Design Engineering Services Contract, SIA-Norm 118 (SIA General Terms and Conditions for Construction Services), liability of designers/civil engineers, construction insurance, property law for civil engineers, sale of land, contaminated sites, statutory mortgage for contractors, public procurement, litigation in construction and real estate, the civil engineer as expert, What else to know ...
Lecture notesThere are 'Lecture Notes' (in German) for this course.