Course Details and Schedule

In this session we will look at copyright and related intellectual property rights, with particular reference to how these rights are asserted and enforced in the digital world. We will also look at the various open licensing initiatives that have become popular over the last decade, including Creative Commons, Open Database Licensing and Free and Open Source Software.

See below for course schedule

Key topics
  • What is copyright and what does it protect
  • Moral rights
  • Performance rights
  • Legally reusing material on the internet
  • Protecting your published material on the internet
  • Creative Commons
Course information
Intended audience Anyone who wishes to reuse material found on the internet
Resources Brief notes are supplied at no charge
Format Presentation only

Course provider: IT Learning Programme

What you will need:

No computer is needed. You can bring your own device for note taking (read our guidance first)


Frequency: This course runs subject to demand. Express an interest in future dates for this course.