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wir857 - Law of Media and Telecommunication (Complete module description)
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Module label Law of Media and Telecommunication
Module abbreviation wir857
Credit points 6.0 KP
Workload 180 h
Institute directory Department of Business Administration, Economics and Law (Economics)
Applicability of the module
  • Master's programme Business Administration: Management and Law (Master) > Schwerpunktmodule RdW - Recht
  • Master's programme Business Administration: Management and Law (Master) > Schwerpunktmodule UF - Recht
  • Master's Programme Business Informatics (Master) > Module der Wirtschafts- und Rechtswissenschaften (Master)
  • Master's Programme Computing Science (Master) > Module aus anderen Studiengängen
Responsible persons
  • Boehme-Neßler, Volker (module responsibility)
  • Lehrenden, Die im Modul (Prüfungsberechtigt)
Skills to be acquired in this module
The students:
have in-depth insights into the economic conditions of media production, distribution and exploitation.
know the legal basis and framework conditions of media production, media presentation and mediation (e.g. copyrights, performance rights, distribution of media).
bring together economic and legal dimensions of media work.
know the economic and legal framework conditions of media institutions (e.g. television, radio, media mediation).
Module contents
This module is about making a connection of the theoretical and practical acquired aesthetic competences with the economic and legal framework conditions. In the sense of professionalisation, prospective media producers and mediators should learn to assess their own future activities under economic and legal conditions.
Recommended reading
Current case law and:
Fechner, Medienrecht, 19.Aufl. 2018
Fechner, Entscheidungen zum Medienrecht, 2010.
Beater, Medienrecht, 2. Aufl. 2016
Petersen, Medienrecht, 2010.
Language of instruction German
Duration (semesters) 1 Semester
Module frequency jährlich
Module capacity unlimited
Module level ---
Type of module je nach Studiengang Pflicht oder Wahlpflicht
Teaching/Learning method
Previous knowledge
Examination Examination times Type of examination
Final exam of module
At the end of the term
Presentation with term paper
Type of course Lecture
Frequency SoSe
Workload Präsenzzeit 56 h