News & Media Literacy
NEWS & MEDIA LITERACY
Define "copyright" and explain how it applies to creative work.
Describe my rights and responsibilities as creators.
Apply copyright principles to real-life scenarios.
What rights and responsibilities do you have as a creator?
Play the Digital Passport game, "Mix-n-Mash," below to learn about giving proper credit to artists:
Legal protection that creators have over the things they create.
Here are some important terms and their proper usage:
"Ask and Attribute" means that before you use a photo online, you should:
"Ask" what kind of copyright license a photo has and whether you need permission to use it, and
If the license allows you to use it, make sure to "Attribute" it to it's creator.
To figure out what type of license an image has:
Do a reverse image search to try to find the original creator of the image.
If the photo has a regular copyright, email or get ahold of the creator to ask permission.