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A look at Creative Commons licences, their impact and use in education. 

Date: Tuesday 9 June 2015
Time: 1400 BST
Duration: 45 minutes including Q&A (up to 60 minutes maximum if there is sufficient demand for an extended Q&A)



Joscelyn Upendran

Co-founder of Zilpa

 Read a short biography of Joscelyn Upendran. Joscelyn is a director of an early stage business which is all about getting the most relevant content to people and providing clear attribution to creators. Prior to going into business, Joscelyn worked for a number of years in further and higher education, training lawyers and managers in law and management, prior to which she worked in private legal practice, as a solicitor. Joscelyn was also the Public Lead for Creative Commons in UK for a number of years, which role involved public outreach and liaison to help raise awareness about creative commons. 



The webinar will:

  • give a brief definition of creative commons licences, and illustrate the different types
  • provide examples of their use in education
  • identify advantages and points to consider in deciding whether to use them
  • identify at least one example of where you would use creative commons licences, in the context of your  own professional role, or identify why it is not suitable in your particular case

Subject level and previous knowledge required:

Introductory and non-intensive, no previous knowledge or experience required.



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