Business & Contracts BUS1100T

$1,295$1,495

For Credit: $1495
Not For Credit: $1295

This course will introduce students to business and contracts in the entertainment industry, including entertainment law and intellectual property protection.

Students will study the digital revolution and its impact on the entertainment industry and explore strategies for protecting and exploiting rights within the digital domain. Students will also be introduced to entertainment agreements, evolving trends, and the impact of entertainment law on specific entertainment industry sectors.
  • Credit acquired in this course can be applied to the following online program(s): Recording Engineering Online Diploma
  • Please Note: Credits can only be applied to online diploma programs within 24 months of course completion.
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Not For Credit
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Virtual Classroom Schedule

This course is delivered in a Virtual Classroom format. During classes, you will be able to interact with your instructor and peers in real-time through online tools and course software. The course has an assigned class schedule, evaluation dates, and assignment due dates. All classes are recorded and posted to your course page to review any content you may have missed. To get the most out of this course we strongly recommend you attend all classes. Please check the posted class schedule before you enroll. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our admissions team at admissions@metalworksinstitute.com.

Check The Schedule
Thu 21

Business & Contracts BUS1100T

January 21 @ 5:15 pm - 7:15 pm EST
Thu 28

Business & Contracts BUS1100T

January 28 @ 5:15 pm - 7:15 pm EST
Feb 04

Business & Contracts BUS1100T

February 4 @ 5:15 pm - 7:15 pm EST
Feb 11

Business & Contracts BUS1100T

February 11 @ 5:15 pm - 7:15 pm EST
Feb 25

Business & Contracts BUS1100T

February 25 @ 5:15 pm - 7:15 pm EST
Mar 04

Business & Contracts BUS1100T

March 4 @ 5:15 pm - 7:15 pm EST
Mar 11

Business & Contracts BUS1100T

March 11 @ 5:15 pm - 7:15 pm EST
Mar 18

Business & Contracts BUS1100T

March 18 @ 5:15 pm - 7:15 pm EDT
Mar 25

Business & Contracts BUS1100T

March 25 @ 5:15 pm - 7:15 pm EDT
Apr 01

Business & Contracts BUS1100T

April 1 @ 5:15 pm - 7:15 pm EDT
Apr 08

Business & Contracts BUS1100T

April 8 @ 5:15 pm - 7:15 pm EDT
Apr 15

Business & Contracts BUS1100T

April 15 @ 5:15 pm - 7:15 pm EDT
Apr 22

Business & Contracts BUS1100T

April 22 @ 5:15 pm - 7:15 pm EDT

Please Note: Course schedules are subject to change.


About Course Credit

If you choose to take this course for credit, you will be required to attend the instructor-led virtual classes for the course and record your attendance through our Learning Management System (LMS). To receive credit for the course, you must complete all course evaluations and obtain a minimum final grade of 60%. If you enroll in a course for credit, our Registrar's office will schedule a meeting with you to review the For Credit requirements in advance of the course start date. If you choose the Not for Credit option when you enroll, you will still be registered in the same course and have access to all of the same lectures and materials as the For Credit students, but you will not be able to apply the course as a credit towards one of Metalworks Institute's Online Diploma Programs.

Please Note: Credits can only be applied to online diploma programs within 24 months of course completion.


When taken for credit Business & Contracts BUS1100T can be applied towards these associated Diploma Programs:


Syllabus

All of Metalworks Institute's online courses are divided into learning modules which are outlined below. A more detailed syllabus is provided once students are registered.

In this learning module, students will be provided with a broad introduction to copyright as it pertains to music. Students will be familiarized with key terms including reproduction rights, distribution rights, performance rights, derivative works, compulsory licenses, digital performance records, and more.

Requirements

Course-Specific Requirements

Prerequisites & Corequisites
This course does not have any prerequisites or corequisites; it is an introductory course.

Required Textbooks & Resources
• None

Suggested Textbooks & Resources
• None

Course-Specific Hardware & Software Requirements
• None

General Requirements

Below are the minimum requirements to access and participate in the course environment. Please make sure to also check the Prerequisites, Corequisites and Course-Specific Requirements section above, and ensure your computer meets or exceeds the minimum system requirements for all software needed for your course.

Mac Users
 OS X 10.10
Yosemite or Higher

PC Users
• Windows 10

All Users
Latest Version of Google Chrome or Safari
Microsoft Teams
Webcam
Speakers or Headphones
Internal or External Microphone
High-Speed Internet Connection

Instructor

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Paul Irvine
Instructor

Paul Irvine is a highly experienced Entertainment Paralegal working in Toronto. He has substantial expertise in reviewing, drafting, and negotiating contracts relating to all aspects of the Canadian and international music industry. As a producer, engineer, arranger, and songwriter, his musical compositions and productions have garnered considerable radio and TV airplay throughout Canada and internationally.

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Please Note: Instructor(s) is/are subject to change based on availablity.

Questions?

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