Core Module Information
Module title: Intellectual Property Law

SCQF level: 09:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: LAW09135
Module leader: Valerio Torti
School The Business School
Subject area group: Law

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added

Description of module content:

The Intellectual Property Law module shall cover the following topics: i) Objectives of IP; ii) Copyright (part I); iii) Copyright (part II); iv) Industrial Design; v) Patents (part I); vi) Patents (part II); vii) Trade Marks (part I); viii) Trade Marks (part II); ix) IP Law Remedies.

Learning Outcomes for module:

Upon completion of this module you will be able to

LO1: Critically examine and analyse the legal provisions and underlying rationale of Intellectual Property law.

LO2: Demonstrate an understanding of the main challenges facing aspects of Intellectual Property law.

LO3: Demonstrate an ability to apply the substantive law provisions to a range of complex legal problems.

LO4: Analyse and understand information from both primary and secondary legal sources.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 2, In Person,
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: In Person
Location of delivery: CRAIGLOCKHAR
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Valerio Torti
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Lecture 20
Face To Face Tutorial 8
Online Guided independent study 172
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Essay 50 1~2~4 Week 10 , WORDS= 2000 words
Centrally Time Tabled Examination 50 1~2~3~4 Exam Period HOURS= 2 hours
Component 1 subtotal: 50
Component 2 subtotal: 50
Module subtotal: 100

Indicative References and Reading List - URL:
Intellectual Property Law