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Managing Creative Content (AMGT90012)

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Year of offerNot available in 2019
Subject levelGraduate coursework
Subject codeAMGT90012
FeesSubject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date

This subject examines the practical legal aspects of the management of intellectual property in the area of creative production. The focus is on contracts and copyright in a range of specific arts and cultural contexts. These include film and multimedia production and distribution, fashion and design, the commissioning and production of public art, the creation and presentation of performing arts; the management of museum and gallery collections and the administration of artistic and literary estates.

Intended learning outcomes

On successful completion of this subject, students should be able to:

  • structure agreements between creative talent and commissioning organisations;
  • understand and critique the role of intellectual property law in relation to the ownership and management of creative content;
  • understand the law as it relates to the management of creative content; and
  • contribute to policy debates in the area of intellectual property and new media arts production.

Generic skills

At the completion of this subject, students should gain the following generic skills:

  • be able to access and interpret a broad range of resource material;
  • be able to show analytical abilities at an advanced level;
  • be able to develop and promote arguments at an advanced level; and
  • be able to demonstrate advanced communication skills, both written and oral.

Last updated: 3 April 2019