Online Courseware Intellectual Property

Policy number: 
06.032
Policy description: 

The University of North Texas (UNT) encourages the development and use of high-quality online courseware, and safeguards the rights of authors and the University. This policy identifies the categories for ownership and licensure of online courseware; addresses the author’s responsibility for the creation, use, and revision of online courseware; and provides guidelines for administration that are compliant with federal and state laws, as well as applicable UNT policies.

Policy owner: VP for Academic Affairs
Policy contact: 
Elizabeth Oldmixon
Faculty Director for Academic Policy
Office of Faculty Success
Applies to: 
Faculty, Staff
Date Issued: 
Friday, February 11, 2000

Last updated: 

Date: 
05/23/2017
Action: 
Revision
Comments: 
Revised to bring policy back in to compliance. Effective 05/23/2017.
Date: 
04/01/2011
Action: 
Review without revision
Date: 
07/01/2003
Action: 
Revision