Free Electives

Modul CS5820-KP04, CS5820

Legal foundations for IT (ITRecht)


1 Semester
Turnus of offer:

not available anymore
Credit points:

4 (Typ B)
Course of studies, specific field and terms:
  • Master Interdisciplinary Courses (optional subject), Interdisciplinary modules, Arbitrary semester
  • Master Medical Informatics 2014 (optional subject), interdisciplinary competence, 1st or 2nd semester
  • Master MES 2014 (optional subject), no specific field, 1st or 2nd semester
  • Bachelor MES 2014 (optional subject), no specific field, Arbitrary semester
  • Master Computer Science 2012 (optional subject), interdisciplinary competence, 3rd semester
Classes and lectures:
  • Legal Foundations for IT (seminar, 1 SWS)
  • Legal Foundations for IT (lecture, 1 SWS)
  • 20 Hours exam preparation
  • 45 Hours in-classroom work
  • 55 Hours private studies
Contents of teaching:
  • Introduction and Overview
  • Personality rights, freedom of the press and the media, and freedom of speech
  • Regulatory objectives: information and law
  • Youth protection and self-regulation
  • Privacy and Data Protection
  • Press and advertising law
  • Copyright, trademark, patent law
  • German Data Protection Act (TDG) and Teleservice Data Protection Act (TDDSG), Signature Act (SigG), German Interstate Media Services Agreement (MDStV)
  • Contract law and e- contracting
  • International aspects
  • Case Studies
  • Summary and Outlook
  • The students know the legal basis for the production and use of software and digital media.
  • The students know the legal basis for the operation of IT and communications systems.
Grading through:
  • Written or oral exam as announced by the examiner
Responsible for this module:
  • Studiengangsleitung Informatik
  • external institution
  • externe Lehrbeauftragte
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  • English, except in case of only German-speaking participants
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