ME2076 Media Law 7.5 credits


Please note

This course has been cancelled.

  • Education cycle

    Second cycle
  • Main field of study

    Industrial Management
  • Grading scale

    A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

Last planned examination: autumn 19.

At present this course is not scheduled to be offered.

Intended learning outcomes

After completion of the course the students should be able to:

- define and explain legal issuesat the media market and the kind of assets in media production that can be protected by intellectual property rights and the different legal assessments that are made within the intellectual property system, the marketing laws, data protection and electronic commerce.which are specifically related to biotech and pharmaceutical patents

- identify, analyse and solve legalrelated media problems.

Course main content

The aim of the course is to enable students to use the media law system that afford protection for media productions. That is intellectual property law, marketing law, freedom of information and rights of access.

The media laws are studies with the help of legal literature, legal statutes and legal cases.

The industrial relevance of the course is achieved by continuously discussing and analysing how companies in the media sector can take advantage of the media law systems on solutions accruing in media production.


The teaching will take place in the form of lectures and seminars.


Enrolled as a master student.


Meddelas vid kursstart.

Determined at the beginning of the course.


  • TEN1 - Examination, 5.0, grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F
  • ÖVN1 - Exercise, 2.5, grading scale: P, F

Requirements for final grade

Written exam. Participation in a seminar. A 7-gradescale and the grade is determined by the result on the exam.

Offered by

ITM/Industrial Economics and Management


Docent Sanna Wolk (


Mats Engwall <>

Supplementary information

Replaces ME2068


Course syllabus valid from: Spring 2013.
Examination information valid from: Spring 2013.