Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2021

     

HIST 449 001 (CRN: 13750)

LAW IN THE DIGITAL WORLD

Long Title: LAW IN THE DIGITAL WORLD
Department: History
Instructor: Petrick, Elizabeth R.
Meeting: 2:00PM - 4:30PM W HRG 126 (23-AUG-2021 - 3-DEC-2021) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 15
Section Enrolled: 7
Enrollment data as of: 28-NOV-2021 5:04AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
12-DEC-2021  
2:00PM - 5:00PM U TBA TBA
 
Description: This seminar examines U.S. legal issues concerning digital technologies, over the past two centuries. We will cover five legal topics: privacy, security, intellectual property, corporate regulations, and crime/vice. Students will produce original research that analyzes the relationship between law and the digital world we have constructed.