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IT and TC Law

Module name (EN):
Name of module in study programme. It should be precise and clear.
IT and TC Law
Degree programme:
Study Programme with validity of corresponding study regulations containing this module.
Computer Science and Communication Systems, Master, ASPO 01.04.2016
Module code: KI830
The exam administration creates a SAP-Submodule-No for every exam type in every module. The SAP-Submodule-No is equal for the same module in different study programs.
Hours per semester week / Teaching method:
The count of hours per week is a combination of lecture (V for German Vorlesung), exercise (U for Übung), practice (P) oder project (PA). For example a course of the form 2V+2U has 2 hours of lecture and 2 hours of exercise per week.
2V (2 hours per week)
ECTS credits:
European Credit Transfer System. Points for successful completion of a course. Each ECTS point represents a workload of 30 hours.
Semester: 2
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Written exam 120 min.

[updated 06.07.2021]
Applicability / Curricular relevance:
All study programs (with year of the version of study regulations) containing the course.

KI830 (P222-0055) Computer Science and Communication Systems, Master, ASPO 01.04.2016 , semester 2, mandatory course
MAM.2.2.21 Engineering and Management, Master, ASPO 01.10.2013 , semester 8, mandatory course
PIM-WN40 Applied Informatics, Master, ASPO 01.10.2011 , semester 2, optional course, not informatics specific
Workload of student for successfully completing the course. Each ECTS credit represents 30 working hours. These are the combined effort of face-to-face time, post-processing the subject of the lecture, exercises and preparation for the exam.

The total workload is distributed on the semester (01.04.-30.09. during the summer term, 01.10.-31.03. during the winter term).
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:
Module coordinator:
RA Cordula Hildebrandt
RA Cordula Hildebrandt

[updated 01.04.2003]
Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will be able to apply essential legal terms and legal norms in day-to-day IT/telecommunications work. In addition to general content such as copyright and patent law, contract law, data and customer protection ordinances, this includes IT/TC-specific content such as telecommunications law, software law and Internet law.
Students will be capable of analyzing the interrelationships and applicability of the various regulations and laws in the field of information technology and using examples be able to apply them to typical situations.

[updated 06.07.2021]
Module content:
1. Internet law
1.1 Website
1.2 Internet domains
1.3 Formal requirements
1.4 Website content: Application of law
1.5 Example: Online shop
1.6 Copyright laws
1.7.Competition law: Marketing
1.8 Conclusion of contract: Offer / Acceptance
1.9 Links
1.10. Data protection
1.11 Security: Watermarks, electronic signatures
2. Telecommunications law
2.1 Telecommunications Act
2.2 Nationwide coverage
2.3 Promoting competition through regulation
2.4 Frequency regulation
2.5 Licensing and frequency allocation

[updated 06.07.2021]
Recommended or required reading:
(Gesetzestexte, BGB)
see "Studentenwelt" (Skripte, Zivilrecht)
see "Lehre", "Materialien", Skriptum Internet-Recht

[updated 06.07.2021]
Module offered in:
SS 2019, SS 2018, SS 2017, SS 2016, SS 2015, ...
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