Copyright condensed (webinar version)
Duration 0.5 days
Training Units 1.0
Team Researcher Academy

This online course is run by the Researcher Academy 

The Researcher Academy courses are very popular and the majority are run in both semesters to give you the opportunity to attend at a time of the year that suits you. Semester 1 courses will be available for booking from the second week of October and Semester 2 courses from the second week of February. 

Target Audience: This course is primarily intended for PhD students from all faculties. However members of research-active staff may also benefit.

Process: 
Webinar

Course Description:

Overview

In today’s digital world copyright can seem daunting, presenting various challenges to the use and reuse of works. This session focuses on copyright relating to research activities, where we will explore the basics of copyright law to understand how you can confidently and legally use copyright works and how you can utilise copyright in publishing your own research.

Training aims

To develop understanding of the implications of copyright when planning, conducting and publishing your research, including publishing via ‘Nottingham eTheses’.

Learning outcomes/objectives

  • Understand what copyright is, what it covers and what rights a copyright owner has
  • Identify mechanisms for using copyrighted works and avoiding copyright infringement
  • Understand the implications of copyright for your own publishing activities

Booking Conditions 

Our webinars/ online courses are very popular, especially in the current period and we are experiencing large volumes of people on our waiting lists.  

Please do let us know if you would like to cancel your place on this course so we can offer your place to another delegate. 

Please note, attendances for webinars/ online courses will still be recorded and corresponding training points, when shown as available, will be awarded.

 

Pre-Requisites

This online course/webinar is delivered by the Researcher Academy 

Our courses are set to maximum capacity and we are experiencing large volumes of people on our waiting lists.  

We appreciate that personal circumstances are changing daily during the University’s lock-down period but please do let us know if you would like to cancel your place on this course so we can offer your place to another delegate. 

Also, please note that attendances for Webinars/ online courses will still be recorded. 

Online course/ Webinar Joining Instructions 

You will need a headset or speakers for the webinar and we recommend that you join fifteen minutes before the webinar is due to start so that you can test them. You won’t need to use your microphone, any questions can be asked via the chat. Make sure that your speakers or headset are plugged in and switched on before you click on the link to open the webinar. 

Log in by typing your name into the 'guest' box (not 'registered user'). It is not possible to log in with your university username and password - this will not work. 

If you are prompted to update your flash player, or download and install any ‘add-ins’ please do this. 

If you run into any problems with your speakers or headset go to 'Meeting' > ’Audio setup wizard' and follow the steps displayed.

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