You now have a basis of understanding of the concepts of Plagiarism and Copyright. You have also learned about some of the parameters of copyright, that it’s about respecting and protecting intellectual property and recognizing ownership of various works and attributing their creators. In the silver level, we will explore how you can help your students avoid infringing copyright and plagiarizing, understand the importance and how to quote, paraphrase or summarize, and to always cite.
The main objectives of this badge is to work towards applying the best practices as a respectful and educated user in regards to:
- Understanding your rights & responsibilities in relation to the Internet and media
- Acting in a responsible, legal and ethical manner when it comes to using and sharing content online
You may want to earn the bronze level badge before proceeding, if you haven’t already.
To begin your journey, click here.