IMT1008 - Media and Design Law


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Home examination and Assignment
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Assignment 40/100
Home examination 60/100 24 hours

Course content

Copyright and protected works
Industrial designs
Domain name

Learning outcome

Students will gain insight into important legal regulations associated with copyright law and design law (with emphasis on the latter).

Learning methods and activities

Group work

Further information:
Realistic cases form the basis for essays and group assignments. Literature and statutory law serve as tools for solving the cases.

Coursework requirements
One compulsory assignment

Compulsory assignments

  • Assignment

Further on evaluation

Forms of assessment:
-Home Exam, 24 hours (counts 60%)
-Case written with academic supervision (counts 40%)
-Each part must be individually approved of.

Re-sit examination for the home exam in August.

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Graphic Design (BMED)
Interaction Design (BIXD)
Web Development (BWU)

Course materials

Rognstad, Ole-Andreas (2009). Opphavsrett. Oslo: Universitetsforlaget

Lassen, Birger Stuevold, og Are Stenvik (2006). Designrett: en innføring. Oslo: Cappelen Akademisk.

Kobuss, Joachim, Alexander Bretz, and Arian Hassani (2012). Become a sucessful designer: protect and manage your design rights internationally. Basel: Birkhäuser.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
IMT1161 5.0 01.09.2017
IDG1008 7.5 01.09.2019
More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  10.0 SP
Study level: Foundation courses, level I


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Gjøvik

Subject area(s)
  • Design Methodology
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Design



Examination arrangement: Home examination and Assignment

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Assignment 40/100

Release 2020-10-13

Submission 2020-11-13

Release 08:00

Submission 14:00

Room Building Number of candidates
Autumn ORD Home examination 60/100

Release 2020-11-26

Submission 2020-11-27

Release 09:00

Submission 09:00

Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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