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This course is a substantive and critical analysis of two key areas of intellectual property law, copyright and patents, with a UK and European focus, and their impact on innovation and creativity. This course complements other innovation law LLM courses which focus on commercial, policy and sector matters.
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||30 credits (15 ECTS credits)|
A substantive and critical exploration, the legal rules at national and, where relevant, European levels, for the regulation of creativity (especially literary, dramatic, musical and artistic works) and innovation (specifically, inventions) in UK copyright law as harmonised with EU law, and UK patent law in light of the European Patent Convention.
This course will explore:
Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.
4000 word essay (60%)
Individual Research Project (20%)
Discussion Board Participation (20%)
Resit: online exam
Alternative Resit Arrangements
48 hour written exam
There are no assessments for this course.
|Knowledge Level||Thinking Skill||Outcome|
|Factual||Remember||ILO’s for this course are available in the course guide.|