91021 - Seminar on Legal Aspects of Computer Forensics

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  • Teacher Antonio Gammarota

  • Credits 1

  • SSD IUS/20

  • Teaching Mode Traditional lectures

  • Language Italian

  • Campus of Bologna

  • Degree Programme First cycle degree programme (L) in Imaging and Radiotherapy techniques (cod. 9079)

  • Course Timetable from Oct 15, 2021 to Nov 05, 2021


This teaching activity contributes to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals of the UN 2030 Agenda.

Good health and well-being Quality education Peace, justice and strong institutions

Academic Year 2021/2022

Learning outcomes

The student acquires knowledge relating to digital health documentation in the judicial field, the NIS Directive on the protection of sensitive national and EU information infrastructures, computer crimes L. 547 / 93 and L. 48/2008, the Gelli law and Radiodiagnostics and Radiotherapy, the legislation on the transfer of digital data in the judicial field, the protection of personal data processed with the HIS, RIS-PACS systems and the technical assessments on IT documents generated by health systems.

Course contents

  • HIS and RIS-PACS Systems
  • Legal issues on Digital data 
  • HIS e RIS-PACS Personal Data Protection 
  • HIS, RIS-PACS Systems and IT crimes (L. 547/93, L. 48/2008)
  • Study cases
  • NIS rules on the protection of national and EU sensitive information infrastructures
  • Radiodiagnostics and radiotherapy activities Law
  • RIS-PACS digital data as evidence in judiciary activities


  • Didactic material used for the lesson.
  • Regulatory, jurisprudential and doctrinal material indicated in class.

Teaching methods

  • Conventional face-to-face lessons (unless otherwise indicated and prescribed by the University for Covid emergency)
  • Analysis of legislation, jurisprudence and doctrine
  • Cases study: analysis and discussion

Assessment methods

The exam will consist of a written or oral test aimed at assessing the level of knowledge acquisition

Teaching tools

  • Personal computer
  • Video projector
  • Slides

Office hours

See the website of Antonio Gammarota