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Beginner Level

Approx. 21 hours to complete

Suggested: 7 weeks for 2-4 hours week...

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

4 hours to complete

Introduction to Intellectual Property Rights

4 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 47 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
5 videos
The book and the databases2m
What is Intellectual Property (IP)? (13:27)13m
What Are Patents? (13:41)13m
What Is Novelty? (11:33)11m
1 reading
Suggested reading from the book1h
1 practice exercise
Basic IP Quiz22m
Week
2

Week 2

5 hours to complete

The Patent System I

5 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 47 min), 2 readings, 3 quizzes
2 videos
Document Types II - Making Patent Timelines (PCT) (22:10)22m
2 readings
Suggested reading from the book1h
Patenting in Biotechnology20m
2 practice exercises
Using The Databases + Reading a Patent26m
Patent trees and families8m
Week
3

Week 3

5 hours to complete

The Patent System II

5 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 38 min), 2 readings, 4 quizzes
2 videos
Document Types II - All Documents II (14:10)14m
2 readings
Suggested reading from the book1h
Patenting in Biotechnology20m
3 practice exercises
Understanding the World of Patents18m
The filing process6m
Document Types8m
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

Creating a Patent Landscape

3 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 52 min), 1 reading, 5 quizzes
3 videos
Part II (Database: Patentscope) (14:30)14m
Part III (Database: USPTO and NCBI) (Genetic Sequences) (21:46)21m
1 reading
Suggested reading from the book20m
4 practice exercises
Derwent User Interface10m
Derwent Boolean Algebra, Wildcards and Operator Precedence10m
Hierarchical Search Profiles in Derwent4m
Field Tags and Operators in USPTO and Patentscope10m
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Top reviews from Patenting in Biotechnology

By DWFeb 4th 2018

This is an excellent course. It teaches various aspects of the patent search, application and more.

By PMar 31st 2019

Excellent work. Course structure is very programmed and according to technology.

Instructors

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Federico De Masi 

Senior Researcher
Department of Bioinformatics - DTU
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Peter Ulvskov 

Professor
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Karin Beukel 

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Claus Bøttcher Jørgensen 

Professor
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Finn Valentin 

Professor
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10,047 Learners
2 Courses

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Technical University of Denmark (DTU)

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Copenhagen Business School

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