Media Law

COMM 325
Communication
3
Rhetoric & Research
Description:

Introduction to the major legal, ethical and policy issues related to media. Primary documents and cases studied, as well as methods of analysis. Provides a broad historical context for media regulation and explores existing media law and policy to enable students to critique and analyze future laws and policies, indentify legal issues arising from media trends in today’s culture, and articulate the ethical issues relevant to media conduct.