KEY HIGHLIGHTS OF OUR Program :
Build expertise in legal frameworks and ethical issues surrounding design and digital media
Explore a comprehensive range of topics and models
Identify the components of US copyright law
Synthesize aspects of copyright law within the creation of new work
Describe the components of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA).
Learning about first amendment, art, patents, creative commons & privacy law
Effort: 15 to 16 hrs per week
Legal and ethical frameworks in digital media.
U.S. law pertaining to the creation of video, film, apps, websites, games, digital objects and other forms of digital media.
U.S. Federal Court decisions as they have applied to controversial works of digital media.
The difference between ownership, sharing, borrowing, etc. and the relevant concepts of Intellectual Property as they apply to various creative practices.
New advances in U.S. law and their effects on the future creation of digital media.