What you’ll learn
This web-based module provides an introduction to intellectual property. The module will introduce students to the basic definitions and types of intellectual property, such as trademarks, patents, trade secrets, and copyrights. These topics will allow students, entrepreneurs and/or inventors to use this knowledge to make strategic decisions regarding the application for intellectual property protection.
Some topics we will touch on include: How do you file for various types of intellectual property? How do you know if you have intellectual property? What rights do intellectual properties give a society, company and inventor? An expert in the Intellectual Property area will present an engaging mini-lecture for each unit, followed by student assessments.