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Ownership of Student Work


  1. When a student submits work which is eligible for copyright* to the University, as a requirement of an academic program, the University acknowledges the student's sole copyright ownership with the following conditions:
  2. Computer programs written or partially written by a student in support of a project, thesis, or other original work, may have potential value as a marketable intellectual property. The University acknowledges the student's ownership rights in the same manner as for other copyright material, with the following exceptions:

* In Canada, there are no formalities required to copyright original work. The author is the immediate owner of the copyright in the original work, except in certain cases where he or she is under an employment contract.

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