123 Data Sharing and Usage | Learning Goals and Resources

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Proposed Learning Goals

By the end of the module, you will be able to:

  • Identify and understand the key terms/laws/regulations related to data sharing and associated intellectual property rights.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of considerations required for effective use of data in research projects.
  • Understanding the evolving frame of reference for Indigenous data sovereignty.
  • Learn the process for mapping the flow of data for a research project.
  • Learn about some of the contractual language used related to data in research.

Learning Resources and Readings

In order to complete the module, you will need to consult:

  • Data Ownership. Dr. Teresa Scassa. CIGI Paper No. 187. 50
  • Indigenous Data Sovereignty – Retooling Indigenous Resurgence for Development. Dr. Chidi Oguamanam. CIGI Paper No. 234.51
  • A guide to copyright (Government of Canada – CIPO) 52
  • Personal Health Health Information Protection Act (Ontario) 53
  • What is GDPR, the EU’s new data protection law? 54

Start by watching the following video on Canadian copyright.

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