norsk norsk&engelsk / norwegian&english

Course Description IMT4351 - Media Laws (2004/2005)

LevelPostgraduate
ECTS Credits5
DurationAutumn
LanguageNorwegian
Prerequisite(s) 
Aim

The course will give the students knowledge of important approaches to media law - in a national and international context.

Content

Law methods and sources of law on Internet
Copyright
User interests versus commercial interests
Publication
Plagiarism
Piracy
Licenses
Patents
Design copyright
Trade marks

Study MethodsEssay, Lectures, Group Works, Net Supported Learning
The work is case-oriented, i.e., realistic cases form the basis for essays and group work. Litterature and statutory regulations serve as tools for solving the cases.
AssessmentEvaluation of Project(s) (counts 30%, evaluated by lecturer)
Home Exam, 24 hours (counts 70%, evaluated by lecturer and an examiner)
Each part must be individually approved of.
Grading SystemAlphabetical Scale, A (best) - F (fail)
Course Requirements3 assignments must be approved in order to qualify for the exam.