INF 626G - Law and Ethics in Journalism and Media

Study of the legal and ethical issues facing today's journalist, advertising specialist and/or public relations practitioner. Topics of study include: the First Amendment, libel, invasion of privacy, freedom of information laws, shield laws, fair trial/free press issues, obscenity, issues involving high school and college publications, copyright, and advertising law.

Credit hours: 3.0

Last updated: 05/28/2019