Short Courses, Cyber Law, Law, Part-time Programmes

Cyber Law in Hong Kong – Crimes on the Internet and Misuse of Computer

Short Course

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Mode of Study & Programme Length:
3 Lessons;Total 7.5 hours (Please refer course dates to below “Programme Content”)
Medium of Instruction:
English supplement with Cantonese
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Programme Features:

Cyber Law in Hong Kong is a comprehensive overview of the law in Hong Kong and is essential not only for lawyers but for anyone connected with the creation, storage and dissemination of material on the Internet.

Opportunities for Further Studies:

  • Professional Certificate in Hong Kong Cyber Law
Programme Objectives

After completion of the course, learners will be able to:

  • Possess the basic knowledge and legal principles of major computer crimes in Hong Kong; and
  • Recognize the various legislations and regulations on the control of computer use.
Programme Content

Broad categories of legislations and regulations relating to Internet crimes

  • Crimes Ordinance
  • Copyright Ordinance
  • Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance
  • Defamation Ordinance
  • Offences Against the Person Ordinance
  • Theft Ordinance
  • Trade Descriptions Ordinance
  • Child Pornography Ordinance

Misuse of Computer

  • Computer stalking
  • Computer as facilitators of crime
  • Computer hacking
Further Opportunities

Anyone who is interested in Hong Kong Cyber Law.

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