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Teaching resources

Quick guide to reusing copyright content

Interactive Copyright Resource Guide will quickly advise how to reuse all kinds of copyright materials.

Using Copyright Resources provides the same information summarised in a pdf document.

Copyright notices and labels

The following resources relate to copyright warning notices for educational purposes:

Statutory Licences electronic warning notice

Music Licence information notice

Equipment notices

Copyright compliance and Blackboard

The following resources assist with meeting copyright obligations when curating teaching resources for Blackboard:

Copyright best practice guidelines for teaching materials.  These guidelines can be used in conjunction with faculty branded templates below.

Blackboard self-audit checklist

Selecting videos for teaching purposes

Copyright Dos and Don’ts for Curtin staff

Copyright and the creation of Massively Open Online Courses (MOOCs)

Faculty branded templates for teaching materials

Curtin faculty branded templates are designed to be used in conjunction with copyright best practice guidelines for teaching materials.

Centre for Aboriginal Studies

CAS PowerPoint 2018

CAS Word 2018

Business and Law

Business Law PowerPoint 2018

Business Law Word 2018

Health Sciences

Health Sciences PowerPoint 2018

Health Sciences Word 2018


Humanities PowerPoint 2018

Humanities Word 2018

Science and Engineering

Science Engineering PowerPoint 2018

Science Engineering Word 2018

External to Faculty

External PowerPoint 2018

External Word 2018

Copyright permission templates for teaching materials

The following resources assist with seeking permission to reuse copyright material for teaching purposes in Blackboard:

Guest lecturer permission template

Student work permission template

Publisher supplementary materials permission template

Online copyright training for Curtin staff

Online training is available by logging into iPerform and searching ‘Academic Integrity for Staff’. The self-contained modules include:

Copyright Basics – an introduction to copyright and what constitutes copyright infringement

Attribution and Moral Rights – attributing third party content in teaching materials

Fair Dealing – understanding Fair Dealing exceptions

Statutory Licences I – understanding the Copyright Agency agreement for text & graphic works

Statutory Licences II – understanding the Screenrights agreement for TV & radio broadcasts and Collective Music licences

Reading Lists and Blackboard – how Reading Lists supports copyright compliance in Blackboard

Copyright and HDR Students – assisting Supervisors with HDR student copyright obligations