This module is now freely available online via Eliademy.
The second release for this module is now ready, and has been published on Zenodo:
To cite this work, please use the following:
Jon Tennant, Simon Worthington, Tania Allard, Philipp Zumstein, Daniel S. Katz, Alexander Morley, … Alessandro Sarretta. (2018, September 23). OpenScienceMOOC/Module-5-Open-Research-Software-and-Open-Source (Version 2.0). Zenodo. http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.1434288.
Rationale Software and technology underpin modern science. There is an increasing demand for more sophisticated open source software, matched by an increasing willingness for researchers to openly collaborate on new tools. These developments come with a specific ethical, legal and economic challenges that impact upon research workflows. This module will introduce the necessary tools required for transforming software into something that can be openly accessed and re-used by others.