Journalism 208:

Media Law and Ethics (2.0 units)

Introduction to the basics of the U.S. legal system and contemporary case law and ethics; impact of the Web on the practice of journalism; understanding essential legal frameworks and the rights and responsibilities of journalists.
    SectionSessionTypeTimeDaysRegisteredInstructorLocationSyllabusInfo
    21140D001Lecture12:00-1:40pmTuesday20 of 32Mark LloydASC331PDF (211449 KB)session dates
    21141D001Lecture6:30-8:10pmThursday28 of 32Lincoln BandlowANNL115session dates
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