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2015/2016  KAN-CEBUV2032U  Advanced EU Internet Law

English Title
Advanced EU Internet Law

Course information

Language English
Course ECTS 7.5 ECTS
Type Elective
Level Full Degree Master
Duration One Semester
Start time of the course Autumn, Autumn
Timetable Course schedule will be posted at calendar.cbs.dk
Study board
Study Board for BSc/MSc in Business Administration and Information Systems, MSc
Course coordinator
  • Andrej Savin - Law Department (LAW)
Main academic disciplines
  • Business Law
  • Information technology
  • Innovation
Last updated on 13-08-2015
Learning objectives
To achieve the grade 12, students should meet the following learning objectives with no or only minor mistakes or errors: After this course, the student should be able to:
  • describe central legal issues relating to the subject dealt with in the course
  • identify concrete legal issues in real situations and suggest relevant legal solutions
  • analyse legal problems based on relevant sources of law, including by referring to particular articles and cases
Course prerequisites
Passed the course EU Internet Law or a similar course.
Advanced EU Internet Law:
Exam ECTS 7,5
Examination form Oral exam based on written product

In order to participate in the oral exam, the written product must be handed in before the oral exam; by the set deadline. The grade is based on an overall assessment of the written product and the individual oral performance.
Individual or group exam Individual
Size of written product Max. 5 pages
Assignment type Synopsis
Written product to be submitted on specified date and time.
20 min. per student, including examiners' discussion of grade, and informing plus explaining the grade
Grading scale 7-step scale
Examiner(s) Internal examiner and second internal examiner
Exam period Winter
Make-up exam/re-exam
Same examination form as the ordinary exam
Course content and structure

This course elaborate on subjects introduced in the mandatory course, EU Internet Law. The course explores in depth 3 to 4 particular subjects that may concern various themes of the mandatory course. Examples of subject that may be covered are legal issues concerning social media, search engines, ICT infrastructure, internet crimes, online shopping, intermediaries responsibility, consumer protection etc.


Due to the advanced level of this course, the student should expect to read directives, case law, and academic articles.

Teaching methods
Case-based teaching with focus on discussions of cases.
Student workload
Attending class sessions 36 hours
Reading and preparing for in-class discussions 96 hours
Out-of-class discussions/preparation for cases 50 hours
Preparation for individual exams 25 hours
Expected literature

Relevant academic articles.

Last updated on 13-08-2015