Welcome to this special session on Copyright for Visual Design Students!
Today we'll be covering the following skills, of particular use for your projects and assignments as you complete your degree, and beyond into your professional work.
By the end of this session, you will be able to:
- Explain the major differences between the four types of usage rights: copyright, trademark, creative commons and public domain.
- Describe how public domain, Creative Commons licenses and copyright apply in a commercial context
- Locate the source of a found fragment (text or image) and determine what steps would make it permissible to use in a commercial context