JRN 4894: Media Law and Ethics (2024-2025)

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This capstone course explores all major areas of media law, their significance for society, and the new challenges posed by cyberspace. Topics include First Amendment and the meaning of free expression; prior restraint; hate speech; libel; invasion of privacy; freedom of information; protection of news sources; free press/fair trial; obscenity and indecency; copyright; advertising; and telecommunications regulation. Typically offered: Alternate Years.

Term CRN Credits Instructor(s) Days Time Dates Location Open
Spring 40180 5 Sara Shaban
10:30AM-11:50 AM
Cremona Classrooms 202
30 of 30 seats open
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Restrictions: Freshman, Sophomore students are excluded.
Equivalent: JRN 3301
Attributes: Upper-Division, Writing "W" Course
Grade Modes: (Default) Normal Grading
Instructional Methods: Traditional
Note: Full Term