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LS5811: LAW, BUSINESS, SECURITY: PETROLEUM DATA MANAGEMENT (2022-2023)

Last modified: 31 May 2022 13:22


Course Overview

The course will provide an understanding for petroleum data managers from legal, commercial and security standpoints of contemporary legal challenges involving data protection and privacy from commercial, state and activist perspectives such as big data and data mining; intellectual property; regulatory frameworks; competition law.

Course Details

Study Type Postgraduate Level 5
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus Aberdeen Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Dr Rossana Ducato

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

  • Any Postgraduate Programme

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

None.

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

The course will provide an understanding for petroleum data managers from legal, commercial and security standpoints of contemporary legal challenges involving data protection and privacy from commercial, state and activist perspectives such as big data and data mining; challenges of power and control arising from intellectual property; evolving industrial regulatory frameworks notably regarding the UK Oil and Gas Authority, Health and Safety Executive and the Information Commissioner; exploitation and sharing of information through a competition law perspective.


Details, including assessment, may be subject to change until 31 July 2022 for 1st half-session courses and 23 December 2022 for 2nd half-session courses.

Contact Teaching Time

Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.

Teaching Breakdown

  • 1 Seminar during University week33
  • 3 Seminars during University weeks 34 - 35

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Details, including assessment, may be subject to change until 31 July 2022 for 1st half-session courses and 23 December 2022 for 2nd half-session courses.

Summative Assessments

Report: Individual

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 55
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Within 2 working weeks

Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Blog (individual)

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 10
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Within 3 days of teaching commencing in second week of this teaching block

Learning Outcomes
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Report: Group

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 25
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Group oral presentation with supporting written document.  Feedback within 2 working weeks.  

Learning Outcomes
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Reflective Report

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 10
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Formative Assessment

There are no assessments for this course.

Course Learning Outcomes

Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
ConceptualCreateBe able to express and defend views in oral discussion, individually and as a group
ConceptualEvaluateAcquire knowledge and critical understanding of how relevant laws, regulations and bases for liability can be managed from a commercial perspective including policies, training and contracts.
ConceptualCreateHave developed research and critical writing skills and independent thought
ReflectionApplyHave developed strong time management skills which have enabled students to conduct detailed preparation and thought before each class and in preparation of written work
FactualEvaluateAcquire knowledge and critical understanding of from the legal, commercial and security perspective of laws and regulations relevant to data governance notably intellectual property, trade secrets, da

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