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Beginner Level

No prior experience required.

Approx. 9 hours to complete
English

What you will learn

  • Understand intellectual property and how it impacts the success of entrepreneurs and companies.

  • Learn what is patentable and how to secure a patent.

  • Know how copyrights and trademarks are created and managed.

  • Appreciate the role that trade secrets play in companies.

Skills you will gain

Intellectual PropertyPatentsBusiness LawEntrepreneurshipTrademarks
Flexible deadlines
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Shareable Certificate
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100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Beginner Level

No prior experience required.

Approx. 9 hours to complete
English

Offered by

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University of Maryland, College Park

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Introduction to Intellectual Property for Entrepreneurs

2 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 25 min), 7 readings, 1 quiz
Week
2

Week 2

4 hours to complete

Patents

4 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 36 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
Week
3

Week 3

4 hours to complete

Copyright, Trademark, and Trade Secrets

4 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 32 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
Week
4

Week 4

1 hour to complete

Next Steps

1 hour to complete
4 readings

About the Legal Aspects of Entrepreneurship Specialization

Legal Aspects of Entrepreneurship

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