Checking date: 05/05/2020

Course: 2019/2020

Legal and Business Aspects of the IoT
Study: Master in Internet of Things: Applied Technologies (356)

Coordinating teacher: SERNA BILBAO, MARIA NIEVES DE LA

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Public State Law

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS


Students are expected to have completed
those required by the title
Competences and skills that will be acquired and learning results.
Basic skills CB6 Possess and understand knowledge that provides a basis or opportunity to be original in the development and / or application of ideas, often in a research context CB7 That students know how to apply the knowledge acquired and their ability to solve problems in new or unfamiliar environments within broader (or multidisciplinary) contexts related to their area of ¿¿study CB8 That students are able to integrate knowledge and face the complexity of formulating judgments based on information that, being incomplete or limited, includes reflections on social and ethical responsibilities linked to the application of their knowledge and judgments CB9 That the students know to communicate their conclusions and the knowledge and last reasons that sustain them to specialized and non-specialized public in a clear and unambiguous way General skills CG2 Ability to compile and analyze the existing knowledge in the different areas of IOT, autonomously, and ability to make a proposal of possible solutions to the problems posed. CG7 Ability to know how to communicate (orally and in writing) the conclusions - and the knowledge and ultimate reasons that sustain them - to specialized and non-specialized audiences in a clear and unambiguous way. Specific competences CE5 Ability to design, develop, manage and evaluate security assurance mechanisms in the treatment and access to information in computationally limited devices and in IoT networks. CE6 Ability to apply mathematical, statistical and artificial intelligence methods to model, design and develop applications, services and intelligent systems in the field of IoT. CE10 Ability to integrate the different systems of perception and control of processes both from the hardware and software point of view. CE13 Capacity to apply the legislation, regulation and standardization of the IoT. LEARNING RESULTS The learning outcomes that students should have are: - Know and apply the law and legal aspects of IoT. - Know the models and reference structures of IoT. - Capacity for analysis, design and control of systems and services - Know the security risks of an IoT environment. - Know the physical security measures applicable to mobile devices. - Know and apply the fundamental techniques of protection of information stored on mobile devices. - Master the main existing security protocols for mobile communications and their spectrum of application.
Description of contents: programme
Legal and business aspects program 1.- Introduction to IOT 2.- Legal regulation of the IOT. 3.- Privacy and Data Protection in IOT 4.- Security in the IOT.
Learning activities and methodology
TRAINING ACTIVITIES OF THE STUDY PLAN REFERRED TO MATTERS AF1 Theoretical class AF4 Case studies AF6 Group work AF7 Individual student work AF8 Partial and final exams EDUCATIONAL TRAINING METHODOLOGIES OF PLAN REFERRED TO SUBJECTS MD1 Exhibitions in the teacher's class with support of computer and audiovisual media, in which the main concepts of the subject are developed and the bibliography is provided to complement the students' learning. MD2 Critical reading of texts recommended by the teacher of the subject: Press articles, reports, manuals and / or academic articles, either for further discussion in class, or to expand and consolidate the knowledge of the subject. MD3 Resolution of practical cases, problems, etc. raised by the teacher individually or in groups. MD4 Exhibition and discussion in class, under the teacher's moderation of topics related to the content of the subject, as well as case studies MD5 Preparation of papers and reports individually or in groups.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 50
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 50
Basic Bibliography
  • Agustín Madrid Parra María Jesús Blanco Sánchez . Derecho mercantil y tecnología . Aranzadi Thomson Reuters ISBN 9788490992142; ISBN 9788490992166 (cub.. 2018
  • Moises Barrio Andrés. internet de las cosas. Reus 2018 ISBN 9788429020380. 2018 ISBN 9788429020380
  • Solución para garantizar la privacidad en internet de las cosas . Sánchez Alcón, José Antonio ; López Santidrián, Lourdes ; Fernán Martínez, José . ISSN: 1386-6710 El profesional de la información, 2015, Vol.24(1), pp.62-70 . 2015
  • Wolfgang Hoffmann-Riem Antonio López Pina . Big Data : desafíos también para el Derecho . Civitas Thomson Reuters 2018 ISBN 9788491979142; ISBN 9788491979159 (cub.). 2018
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