What are the definitions of copyright, intellectual property 

  • Copyright – Exclusive rights to a name, product or work for a period of time 
  • Intellectual property – Inventions or ideas protected and credited to the owner 

It is extremely important to understand and seek permission to source material 

  • To avoid any form of plagiarism you must credit the source you have quoted 
  • Permissions should be acquired if you wish to quote someone, particularly for emails or interviews