Media Law

JOUR-3100

NOTE: This course is no longer being offered. This listing is for historical purposes only.

This class examines the rights and responsibilities of journalists in American society. It examines and applies federal and state laws and regulations associated with the media. Topic areas will include the journalist and the First Amendment, access to government information, libel and privacy. Special attention will be given to legal issues related to new media. Prerequsite: junior or senior standing.

Credits:
3.0
Academic Level:
Undergraduate
Department:
CM
Subject:
Journalism [JOUR]
Terms Offered:
2018SP,2017SP,2016SP,2015SP,2014SP,2013SP,2012SP,2011SP