|Module name (EN): Internet and the Law|
|Degree programme: Computer Science and Communication Systems, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2017|
|Module code: KIB-REII|
|Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 2V (2 hours per week)|
|ECTS credits: 2|
|Mandatory course: no|
|Language of instruction:
KI651 Computer Science and Communication Systems, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2014, semester 5, optional course, non-technical
KIB-REII Computer Science and Communication Systems, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2017, semester 5, optional course, non-technical
MAB.184.108.40.206 Mechanical and Process Engineering, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2013, semester 5, optional course, non-technical
PIBWN60 Applied Informatics, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2011, semester 5, optional course, not informatics specific
PIB-REII Applied Informatics, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2017, semester 5, optional course, not informatics specific
30 class hours (= 22.5 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 60 hours (equivalent to 2 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 37.5 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
|Recommended prerequisites (modules):
|Recommended as prerequisite for:
RA Cordula Hildebrandt
|Lecturer: RA Cordula Hildebrandt
After successfully completing this module, students will be familiar with the legal issues that are of significance when creating, maintaining and hosting a website.
They will be able to answer questions pertaining to general topics such as the application of law to the internet, copyright infringement and intellectual property rights, as well as to more advanced topics such as e-commerce, distance selling, concluding contracts via the internet, internet security and data protection and privacy. They will be capable of demonstrating what they have learned using examples and relevant legal judgments.
Students will be able to assess the applicability of the relevant regulations and laws in this area and use this knowledge to clarify new issues.
1. The website
1.1 Domain name law
a) Address allocation
b) Requirements relating to potential infringements of trademark law
1.2 Impressum (site information required under German law)
a) Mandatory information
b) Requirements under German employment law
2. Concluding contracts via the Internet
2.1 Formal requirements
2.2 Offer and acceptance
2.3 General terms and conditions
3. Patent and proprietary rights
3.1 Application of law
3.2 Copyright laws
3.3 Trademark law
4.1 Electronic signatures
5. Data protection and privacy
|Recommended or required reading:
Navigation bar: Studentenwelt -> Skripten -> A. Zivilrecht
Navigation bar: Lehre -> Materialien -> Skriptum Internet-Recht
|Module offered in: |
WS 2020/21 (probably), WS 2019/20
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