Basics of Marketing Laws

Structure Type: Course
Code: TLA0202
Type: Compulsory
Level: Bachelor
Credits: 3.0 points
Responsible Teacher: Teirfolk-Naarmala, Marika
Teacher Team: Teirfolk-Naarmala, Marika
Language of Instruction: Finnish

Course Implementations, Planned Year of Study and Semester

Curriculum  Semester  Credits  Start of Semester  End of Semester
T-LT-2009   2 spring   3.0   2011-01-05   2011-06-17  
T-LT-2009V   2 spring   3.0   2011-01-05   2011-06-17  
T-LT-2010   2 spring   3.0   2012-01-09   2012-06-18  
T-LT-2010V   2 spring   3.0   2012-01-09   2012-06-18  
T-LT-2011   2 spring   3.0   2013-01-05   2013-06-18  
T-LT-2011V   2 spring   3.0   2013-01-05   2013-06-18  
T-LT-2012   2 spring   3.0        
T-LT-2012V   2 spring   3.0        
T-LT-2013   2 spring   3.0        
T-LT-2013V   2 autumn   3.0        
LT-2014   2 spring   3.0        
LT-2014V   2 autumn   3.0        
LT-2015   2 spring   3.0        
LT-2015V   2 autumn   3.0        
LT-2016   2 spring   3.0        
LT-2016V   2 autumn   3.0        
LT-2017   2 spring   3.0        
LT-2017V   2 autumn   3.0        

Learning Outcomes

The student will understand the rules of consumer protection, unfair competition and restrictions of competition. The student should also have a basic knowledge of intellectual property rights and understand the meaning of the exclusive rights.

Student's Workload

Total work load of the course: 81 hours
- of which scheduled studies: 39 hours
- of which autonomous studies: 42 hours

Prerequisites / Recommended Optional Courses

Introduction to Contract Law and Obligations

Contents

Consumer Protection, Sale of Goods, Restriction of Competition, Unfair Business Practice, Public Procurement, Intellectual Property.

Recommended or Required Reading

- All the materials in Moodle
- Legislation in force
- Timo Karttunen, Hanna Laasanen, Liisa Sippel, Tero Uitto, Marjo Valtonen: Juridiikan perusteet (2015)(soveltuvin osin)
- kkv.fi (concerning Consumer Legislation and Competition Legislation)

Mode of Delivery / Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Lectures, project learning, group work, self-studies and presentations

Assessment Criteria

5 The Student has acquired an extensive body of knowledge in knowing the basics of the Consumer Protection, Unfair Competition and restrictions of Competitions.

3 The Student has acquired a good knowledge in knowing the basics of the Consumer Protection, Unfair Competition and restrictions of Competitions.

1 The Student has acquired a satisfactory knowledge in knowing the basics of the Consumer Protection, Unfair Competition and restrictions of Competitions.

Assessment Methods

Exam. assigsnments and a Legal Case Presentation. Numerical (0-5)

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