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Course Detail

RD-LIB-002 - Copyright for Researchers

All researchers (including staff and PhD students)

This workshop will be hosted online.
You will receive joining instructions via email 2 weeks in advance of the session and again 2 days in advance.

Copyright Card Game
This course introduces the subject of copyright by playing a card game. The game provides an enjoyable way to discuss key issues in this area. The game will introduce you to the legal definitions of copyright, what it covers and how it is applied. It will also cover licences and exceptions allowed under the law.

By the end of this course, participants should be able to:
o identify the areas covered by copyright legislation
o identify whether materials comply with the legislation
o know how licences and legal exceptions operate
o follow appropriate legal and institutional procedures relating to copyright
o apply their knowledge to their own context


Late arrival:
If you anticipate arriving late, please advise us as soon as possible. Please note that the instructor reserves the right to not admit any latecomers.

If you require any type of assistance, whether it is with mobility, visual and/or hearing, please let us know at so we can do our best to accommodate you.


Provided by: Researcher Development


Date: Wednesday 12 May 2021

Venue: Scape 0.15, ME, Scape, Mile End

Time: 10:00 - 13:00


  • Mr M Cohen