Jun 25, 2018  
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018

MEDIA 36500 - Digital Copyright


GER
3/A

An introduction to the legal, economic and social principles at stake in the debate over copyright and digital technologies. The semester begins with an introduction to the basics of copyright law, the legal system, and legal research.  Students then review some of the specifics of the digital copyright debate, including topics such as peer-to-peer trading, digital rights management, and third party liability for information service providers.
prereq: MEDIA 18000
3 hrs
3 cr.