An understanding of copyright is essential for any successful publisher. Copyright issues occur in a huge number of places, and it is important to be armed with the right knowledge that will help you to ensure the publishing process runs smoothly.
This module will give you the confidence to understand the ins-and-outs of supplier and author agreements, to review licences for rights and third-party permissions, and to protect yourself and your company against the risks involved in data protection and privacy issues and use of trademarks.
e-Learning modules are optimised for desktop and laptop devices and not tablets and smartphones.
At the end of this module you will:
This course contributes to PUB 9, 16, 25, 26, and 27 of the Book & Journal Publishing National Occupational Standards.
Copyright Essentials has four modules. Each module has detailed explanations of the relevant areas of copyright, and quizzes for self-assessment. Finishing all sections of each module leads to your completion certificate being issued.
Two to four hours for each of the four modules
PTC e-Learning Modules are concentrated, online courses that focus on specialist topics relevant to an editor's working life. They are designed to build on a foundation of existing skills and experience.
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