Course DescriptionFor journalists, media lawyers, paralegals, and other communications professionals. This course analyzes the rights and responsibilities of the media. Instruction examines undercover investigations, ethics, defamation, invasion of privacy, reporter's privilege and shield laws, access to courts and records, copyrights, and responsibility in the age of blogs and digital journalism.
Applies Towards the Following Certificates
- Journalism : Required
- Journalism with Concentration in Journalism Writing : Required
- Journalism with Concentration in Media Studies : Required
- Study Abroad at UCLA Program : Required