- Copyright Basics
- Author Contracts
- Rights and Permissions
- People, Products and Patents
e-Learning modules are optimised for desktop and laptop devices and not tablets and smartphones.
At the end of this module you will:
- be able to understand enough of the legal basics of copyright and related laws to draw up, check or implement supplier (including author) agreements
- be able to recognise issues and review licences for rights and third party permissions
- be more highly attuned to the risks involved in data protection, use of trademarks, and privacy issues
This course contributes to PUB 9, 16, 25, 26, and 27 of the Book & Journal Publishing National Occupational Standards.
How does the course work?
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.