Lund University

AI & Law

Taught in English

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Jeffery Atik
Lena Wahlberg
Valentin Jeutner

Instructors: Jeffery Atik


(440 reviews)

Beginner level
No prior experience required
21 hours to complete
3 weeks at 7 hours a week
Flexible schedule
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What you'll learn

  • Understand the legal significance of the artificially intelligent software and hardware.

  • Understand the impact of the emergence of artificial intelligence on the application and administration of law in the public sector.

  • Understand the legal relevance of the use of artificially intelligent software in the private sector.

  • Understand the importance of artificial intelligence for selected legal fields, including labour law, competition law and health law.

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There are 4 modules in this course

The first module of the course provides a general introduction to the field of AI and Law. The module also explores the legal significance of AI software and AI hardware.

What's included

3 videos5 readings1 quiz

This module examines the way in which AI is used in public law. The module specifically looks into four distinct ways in which AI is used in the public law context: AI and legal responsibility, in what ways AI can be used in criminal law, how to use AI to model law and lastly, how AI can be used by public authorities and administrations to optimize the services that they provide to us, the citizens.

What's included

7 videos4 readings1 quiz

The third module explains the impact of AI in the private sector. The module includes AI and IP Law, how AI can be a valuable source in predicting legal outcomes and lastly, how AI and big data can and is being used to impact the financial market.

What's included

8 videos3 readings1 quiz

In the fourth and last module of the course, selected challenges connected to artificial intelligence within various fields of law are discussed. What kind of impact AI will have in these areas is a complex question and this module addresses several issues regarding the medical sector, labour law and competition law.

What's included

6 videos3 readings1 quiz1 peer review


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4.8 (173 ratings)
Jeffery Atik
Lund University
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