Metropolitan State University

CFS 445 : Electronic Discovery II

A. Course Description
Credits: 4
Prerequisites: CFS 345 Electronic Discovery I  
Lab Hours/ Weeks: Corequisites: None
Lecture Hours/ Week :  
MnTC Goals: None
In this course students learn advanced topics and concepts of electronic discovery, such as the Electronic Discovery Reference Model, Information Governance, Technology Assisted Review, Predictive Coding, electronic discovery of cloud data, electronic discovery of social media data, electronic discovery of mobile device data and instant messages, as well as the use of software technology in electronic discovery. The course will also compare and contrast international electronic discovery issues in a global context, including common law countries and codified civil law countries.
B. Course Effective Dates: 12/15/2015 - Present
C. Outline of Major Content Areas:
See Course Description for major content areas.
D. Learning Outcomes (General)
  1. Articulate and explain the Electronic Discovery Reference Model
  2. Evaluate and explain the use of technology in electronic discovery, including Technology Assisted Review and Predictive Coding
  3. Articulate and explain the issues arising in different international legal systems . Analyze and explain the impact of social media on electronic discovery
  4. Analyze and explain the challenges of electronic discovery of information stored by third parties in the cloud
E. Learning Outcomes (MN Transfer Curriculum)
This contains no goal areas.
G. Special Information