Understanding Creative Commons
|Title||Understanding Creative Commons|
|Overview||Open source applies to more than just software, and the Creative Commons family of licenses provide a good solution for open sourcing creative works. This module helps students understand the purpose of Creative Commons licenses and be comfortable with the different license choices available.|
|Prerequisite Knowledge||Students should be familiar with the basics of copyright.|
|Learning Objectives||Student should be able to choose, apply, and understand how to comply with a Creative Commons license.|
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What is the rational for this activity?
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What should the student do?
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|Knowledge Area/Knowledge Unit||Social Issues and Professional Practice (SP) / Intellectual Property|
|Topic||Intellectual property rights|
|Level of Difficulty||Is this activity easy, medium or challenging?|
|Estimated Time to Completion||How long should it take for the student to complete the activity?|
|Materials/Environment||What does the student need? Internet access, IRC client, Git Hub account, LINUX machine, etc.?|
|Source||Is there another activity on which this activity is based? If so, please provide a link to the original resource.|
|License||This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License|
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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License