National Copyright Unit Free Webinar Dates

14 February 2024

The National Copyright Unit (NCU) is offering a series of free and practical webinars to help teachers navigate copyright while teaching. These webinars are aimed at Australian school and TAFE staff (excluding Victorian TAFEs) and are targeted to educators, librarians and administrators. Below are the details of the webinars.


‘The NCU Copyright Hour’ short webinars  (Term 1 and 2 dates)

One-hour sessions on specific copyright topics. For 2024, we have added a new webinar on AI and copyright.

Term 1

Topic Dates Registration Link

Schools: Copyright for School Resource Developers Tuesday 20 February (12 – 1pm AEDT) Register Here

Schools: Using Text and Artistic Works in Schools Tuesday 27 February (12 – 1pm AEDT) Register Here

Schools: Music and Copyright in Schools Tuesday 5 March (12 – 1pm AEDT) Register Here

Schools and TAFE: AI and Copyright Tuesday 12 March (12 – 1pm AEDT) Register Here

Schools: Using TV and Film in Schools Tuesday 19 March (12 – 1pm AEDT) Register Here

 

Term 2

Topic Dates Registration Link

Schools and TAFE: Creative Commons Tuesday 7 May (3:30 – 4:30pm AEST) Register Here

Schools and TAFE: AI and Copyright Tuesday 21 May (3:30 – 4:30pm AEST) Register Here


‘Copyright for Educators’ long-form webinar series

These webinars cover topics such as:

copyright basics 
what schools and TAFEs can do under the various education licences
free education exceptions – performing and communicating works in the classroom, flexible dealing, exam copying and disability access exceptions
guidelines for schools and TAFEs on online teaching 
using Netflix, YouTube and audiobooks in class, including virtual classes
finding and using ‘Creative Commons’ licensed material and ‘Open Education Resources’
livestreaming music performances/concerts
attributing third-party materials and seeking permission/consent
artificial intelligence (AI)
copyright infringement claims.

Date Details Registration Link

Term 1: Tuesday 26 March 2024 9 – 3pm AEDT (Syd/Melb/Canberra) Register Here

Term 2: Wednesday 5 June 2024 9 – 3pm AEST (Syd/Melb/Canberra) Register Here

Term 3: Thursday 22 August 2024 (WA time) 9 – 3pm AWST (Perth)/

11 – 5pm AEST (Syd/Melb/Canberra) Register Here

Term 4: Tuesday 22 October 2024 9 – 3pm AEDT (Syd/Melb/Canberra) Register Here

 

For more information on these webinars, please visit the Smartcopying website: https://smartcopying.edu.au/national-copyright-seminar-series/ or you can contact us at [email protected].

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