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Learners taking this Course are
  • Librarians
  • Lawyers
  • Musicians
  • Administrators
  • Professors
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Learners taking this Course are
  • Librarians
  • Lawyers
  • Musicians
  • Administrators
  • Professors

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
1 hour to complete

Introduction and Getting Started

2 videos (Total 5 min), 4 readings
2 videos
Getting Started1m
4 readings
Course Overview10m
Course Copyright Information10m
About Us10m
Framework for Analyzing any Copyright Problem10m
1 hour to complete

Data

2 videos (Total 13 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
2 videos
Data Examples7m
1 reading
Resource Links10m
1 practice exercise
Data Assessment16m
Week
2
2 hours to complete

Images

9 videos (Total 54 min), 2 readings, 3 quizzes
9 videos
What Images Get Copyright Protection,3D4m
VARA and Moral Rights4m
TEACH Act for Images4m
Fair Use for Images, Part 16m
Fair Use for Images, Part 2: Transformative Fair Use4m
Fair Use for Images, Part 3: Use Cases7m
Permission to Use Images9m
Images in Social Media, Implied Licenses, and Privacy8m
2 readings
Resources Links10m
Resource Links10m
3 practice exercises
TEACH Act for Images Assessment8m
Images and Fair Use Cases Assessment8m
Final Assessment for Images Module18m
Week
3
2 hours to complete

Music and Audio

12 videos (Total 71 min), 4 readings, 3 quizzes
12 videos
Use Cases5m
Performance Licenses4m
Teaching with Music2m
TEACH Act for Music3m
Fair Use for Music6m
A Common Fair Use Dilemma5m
Transformative Fair Use for Music8m
Examples of Using Music6m
Infringement9m
Getting Permission9m
Filming Student Performances4m
4 readings
Resource Links10m
Resource Link10m
Resource Links10m
Resource Links10m
3 practice exercises
Overture Assessment8m
Melody Assessment8m
Module Test18m
Week
4
3 hours to complete

Film and Video

11 videos (Total 74 min), 2 readings, 5 quizzes
11 videos
Garcia Case4m
What Do You Want to Do?10m
Using Films in Class6m
Filming your Teaching6m
Students and Film4m
Fair Use and Film8m
Anti-Circumvention9m
Fair Use Examples and Disputes9m
Film Permissions5m
Conclusion3m
2 readings
Resource Links10m
A Framework for Analyzing any Copyright Problem10m
5 practice exercises
Lesson 1 Quiz10m
Lesson 2 Quiz8m
Lesson 3 Quiz10m
Lesson 4 Quiz10m
Course Final Exam24m
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Top reviews from Copyright for Multimedia

By MRJun 15th 2017

Easy to follow and with great teachers commenting on the pragmatic issues of licensing and fair use, which is invaluable for the foreign student, no matter his degree.

By JONov 19th 2016

Excellent course, incredibly informative and very well taught. Highly recommend to anyone interested in entertainment as well as the laws and liability involved.

Instructors

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Kevin Smith, M.L.S., J.D.

Former Director, Copyright and Scholarly Communication
Duke University Libraries
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Lisa A. Macklin, J.D.,M.L.S.

Director, Scholarly Communications Office
Robert W. Woodruff Library, Emory University
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Anne Gilliland, JD, MLS

Scholarly Communications Officer
University Libraries, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

About Duke University

Duke University has about 13,000 undergraduate and graduate students and a world-class faculty helping to expand the frontiers of knowledge. The university has a strong commitment to applying knowledge in service to society, both near its North Carolina campus and around the world....

About Emory University

Emory University, located in Atlanta, Georgia, is one of the world's leading research universities. Its mission is to create, preserve, teach and apply knowledge in the service of humanity....

About The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the nation’s first public university, is known around the world for innovative teaching and research. Regularly ranked as the nation’s best value for academic quality, UNC has produced the most Rhodes Scholars for the past 25 years among U.S. public research universities....

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