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Copyright for Educators webinar series
In 2020 and 2021, the National Copyright Unit (NCU) offered a series of free webinars to help teachers navigate copyright while teaching.
We will be running this webinar series again in 2022.
These free webinars are open to all Australian schools and TAFEs (excluding Victorian TAFEs) and are targeted to teachers and teacher-librarians/librarians. The webinar covers topics such as:
- basic introduction to copyright
- what schools and TAFEs are allowed to do under the various education licences
- free education use exceptions – flexible dealing, exam copying, performing and communicating works in the classroom and disability access exceptions
- guidelines for schools and TAFEs about teaching students online
- using Netflix, YouTube and audiobooks in class, including virtual classes
- finding and using ‘Creative Commons’ licensed material and ‘Open Education Resources’
- livestreaming of music performances/concerts.
2022 Webinar dates are below:
For School staff:
|Thurs 4 August (9am – 3pm AWST / 11am – 5pm AEST)||Register Here|
|Tues 13 September (9am – 3pm AEST)||Register Here|
|Wed 26 October (9am – 3pm AEDT)||Register Here|
|Thurs 10 Nov (9am – 3pm AEDT)||Register Here|
For TAFE staff:
|Friday 12 August (9am – 1pm AEST)||Register Here|
|Wed 7 September (9am – 1pm AEST)||Register Here|
|Fri 11 Nov (9am – 1pm AET)||Register Here|
The NCU Copyright Hour
Please note that some of the short webinars are sold out. If you would like to be added to a wait list or to receive an email when we offer further dates, please enter your details onto the form in the link below:
In Term 3 2022, the National Copyright Unit (NCU) will be running The NCU Copyright Hour, a series of free short webinars open to Australian school educators, librarians and administrators on specific copyright topics.
These one-hour lunchtime sessions will run 12-1pm AEST and will be conducted via Zoom. Please see below for more details on the webinars:
|Topic 1 – Creative Commons||Tuesday 26 July (12 – 1 pm AEST)||It will cover the below topics:
|Topic 2 – Music||Tuesday 2 August (12 – 1 pm AEST)||It will cover the below topics:
|Topic 3 – Using Text and Artistic Works
|Tuesday 16 August (12 – 1 pm AEST)||It will cover the below topics:
|Topic 4 – Developing Curriculum Resources
|Tuesday 23 August (12 – 1 pm AEST)||Please note: This webinar is open to Australian department/ administering body staff who create learning and curriculum resources.
It will cover the below topics:
|Topic 5 – Using TV and Film||Tuesday 30 August (12 – 1pm AEST)||It will cover the below topics:||Register here|
If you have any questions about these webinars, please email Sara Lewis at firstname.lastname@example.org