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Legal Aspects of Information Security

The course covers central legal aspects of information security as it relates to societies, organisations and individuals.

Among other things, the content includes computer crime, intellectual property rights (IPR), electronic signatures, data protection (EU GDPR) and national security legislation.

  • Course structure

    Teaching format

    The teaching consists of lectures and seminars. 


    The course is examined as follows: 

    • written examination


  • Schedule

    The schedule will be available no later than one month before the start of the course. We do not recommend print-outs as changes can occur. At the start of the course, your department will advise where you can find your schedule during the course.
  • Course literature

    Note that the course literature can be changed up to two months before the start of the course.

  • Contact

    This course is part of a programme and is not available for application as a stand-alone course.

    Find more information about Master’s programmes here

    If you are a student at one of our Master’s programmes and have questions about the course, please contact the student counsellors