Copyright matters - teaching support

 

Music in teaching and other University activities

 The Tertiary Music Licence covers the use of an extensive range of music not only for teaching purposes but a range of other University activities. Use the ‘search works’ box at http://www.apra-amcos.com.au/ to see if the work you want to use is included in the repertoire.

    
The licence allows you to … Must I check the repertoire?
Any other licence requirements?
1
play ©music from a legitimate cd/record/tape/download in a lecture or tutorial No No
2
record a lecture in which ©music/sound recordings are played
e.g. using LCS or another recording format
Yes TML notice to be attached to the recording;
details must be retained by unit coordinator
3 format shift ©music to play in a lecture
e.g. create a compilation on cd, computer etc of tracks and/or extracts of ©music from ‘legitimate sources’
Yes TML notice to be attached to the recording;
charge no more than a cost recovery fee for the hardware
4 copy ©music from a ‘legitimate source’ onto e.g. a thumbdrive and distribute copies to students for an educational purpose Yes TML notice to be attached to the recording;
details must be retained by the unit coordinator
5 copy a recorded lecture which includes ©music onto e.g. thumbdrive and distribute it to students who do not have access to the internet Yes TML notice to be attached to the recording;
charge no more than a cost recovery fee for the hardware
6 make videos containing ©music as part of a course of study Yes TML notice to be attached to the recording;
applies to staff and students
7
perform ©music as part of a course of study Yes No
8 play or perform ©music at a University event
‘But not a Grand Right Work…; or works composed for a ballet … if that performance is accompanied by a visual representation of that ballet; or a Choral Work of more than 20 minutes duration…; or a musical work, or excerpts, performed in a dramatic context.’
Yes No
9 video a University Event at which ©music is performed or played n/a TML notice to be attached to the recording;
students may also do this as part of a course of study
10
synchronise ©music with a video of a University Event and make copies Yes TML notice to be attached to the recording;
students may also do this as part of a course of study
11 distribute videos such as at 9 and 10 to University staff and students, and their immediate families, for private or domestic purposes n/a TML notice to be attached to the recording;
charge no more than a cost recovery fee; must contain no advertising material
12
submit an item such as at 8 and 9 to a University archive n/a TML notice to be attached to the recording