440-2323/01 – Legislation and Personal Data Protection in Communications (LOOÚ)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of TelecommunicationsCredits3
Subject guarantorIng. Filip Řezáč, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorIng. Filip Řezáč, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementOptional
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFEIIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
CHM15 Ing. Zdeňka Chmelíková, Ph.D.
REZ106 Ing. Filip Řezáč, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Graded credit 2+1
Part-time Graded credit 2+4

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Students are acquainted with the legislation and basic regulations not only in the field of telecommunication technology. One of the focal points of the subject is an introduction to the EU Data Protection Directive - GDPR.

Teaching methods



The subject provides an explanation of basic legislative concepts in the field of telecommunications and the ICT environment in connection with national regulations and standards. Students will also be oriented in institutions and organizations to issue guidelines, regulations, standards and control of existing legislation. Furthermore, they will acquire the basic nature and functioning of copyright, the law on electronic communications, safety standards and, in particular, the EU Data Protection Directive - GDPR.

Compulsory literature:

Legislation in telecommunications at http://www.zakony.cz GDRP at https://www.gdpr.cz/gdpr/

Recommended literature:

http://www.mvcr.cz/sbirka/index.html http://www.ctu.cz http://www.apms.cz http://www.catel.cz http://www.mvcr.cz/sbirka/index.html http://www.ctu.cz http://www.apms.cz http://www.catel.cz

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Students will solve semester work and project that will be evaluated during the semester.



Other requirements

There are no additional requirements for the student.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. Legislation - laws and standards, normalization (standardization) process, standard de facto and de jure. 2. Organization (Multinational, global standardization organization (ISO, IEC, ITU, national, ...) Other standardization organizations. Significant industry standardization activities in IT (W3C, ...) 3. IT Security Standards. Copyright Act, Electronic Signature Act, and Related Orders. 4. EU-Telecoms Legislation, Introduction to the General Data Protection Regulation - GDPR. 5. General Data Protection Regulation- GDPR, Reasons for origin, coverage area, definitions of a sensitive and personal data, GDPR mandatory regulations and obligations, Personal Data Protection Officer. 6. National Regulatory Authorities - Czech Telecommunications Authority. 7. Implementing legislation on the Electronic Communications Act. 8. Decree on numbering plans for electronic communications networks and services, number and code management, transition to digital television (government order, decree, network plan), transition to DVB-T2 format. 9. Overview of applicable laws on fixed and wireless networks. 10. Frequency band allocation plan, radio spectrum use plan - Radio Regulations. European Commission legislation on frequency planning. 11. Standards and legal hygiene limits in wireless networks. 12. Territorial Planning, Building Law and its Impact on Telecommunication Networks. 13. Decree and recommendations of various associations in the Czech Republic (Czech Radio Club, Association of Public Telecommunications Network Operators, Czech Electronic Communications Association, Czech Telecommunications Association. 14. Laws and regulations for the operation of UAV equipments on the territory of the Czech Republic, traffic limits, necessary permits, legislation based, prohibited area, emergency countermeasures.

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Graded credit Graded credit 100 (100) 51
        Semestral Project Semestral project 100  51
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: There is no compulsory participation in the course.

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2019/2020 (B0714A060008) Mobile Technology P Czech Ostrava 3 Optional study plan
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2019/2020 (B0714A060008) Mobile Technology K Czech Ostrava 3 Optional study plan

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