This is an individual online investigative assignment to help students understand what is meant by Creative Commons and why, as part of copyright procedures, it is important recognize and use.
Type of Task:
Differences between Copyright and Creative Commons; How to find and use Creative Commons materials
Digital Media & Online Learning
College General Ed,
College Lower Division,
College Upper Division,
Basic Internet navigation skills.
The learner will explain the key differences between Copyright and Creative Commons. The learner correctly identify the four different CC License conditions symbols and explain what they represent. The learner will demonstrate how to search and find appropriate Creative Commons material for use in an assignment.
Please use Firefox to complete this assignment. It has a CC search option built into the browser.
Text of Learning Exercise:
This assignment is designed as an online investigation to help you discern the differences between Copyright and Creative Commons, recognize the four different CC License conditions, and know how to search and find appropriate Creative Commons material for use in your assignments.