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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

LawShelf Educational Media | Evaluated Learning Experience

Cyber Law (COM-303)


Various (self-study, self-paced).

Various, distance learning format.

December 2021 - Present.

Instructional delivery format: 
Online/distance learning
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:  discuss the areas of law most relevant to online activity and transactions; apply the laws of copyrights and trademarks to content posted online; identify torts and crimes that may apply to certain online activity; and apply the constitutional protections of freedom of speech (and similar freedoms) to online activity.


This course focuses on a variety of legal topics as they relate to online communications, agreements, and transactions. It covers components of contract, tort, criminal, intellectual property, and constitutional law. 

Credit recommendation: 

In the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 3 semester hours in Cyber Law (6/21).