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Terms of Use

Terms of use for this web site.

This document provides the terms of use for the this OpenCourseware site.

Intellectual Property

All content on this site is subject to the copyright laws of the governing country in which this site resides. Reuse or repurposing must be in accordance with the open copyright licenses assigned to content on this site.

Course Materials

Course materials made available through this OpenCourseWare (OCW) site are the property of their respective rights holders. Unless otherwise speciffied the course materials are Copyrighted and are licensed with an open content license as specified at the bottom of each page.

Liability Disclaimer

Information, advice, opinions, and other expressions on this OCW site are provided "as is" without warranty of any kind, express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement. The entire liability for any use of any materials available lies with the user of the materials.


The following list describes activities that are strictly prohibited in accordance with the governing laws of the country in which the site resides. Attempting or succeeding to allow or commit any of the acts prohibited below may lead to civil and/or criminal charges as allowed by law. Prohibited activities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Users shall not do anything to intentionally degrade the performance of hardware, software, or network resources related to this site.
  • Users shall not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any portion of the OCW site.
  • Users shall not attempt to spread viruses, worms, or other files harmful to computer systems and/or networks via this site.