Media Law and Ethics

JOURN X 462

For journalists, media lawyers, paralegals, and other communications professionals, this course analyzes the rights and responsibilities of the media.

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Fall
Spring
Remote Instruction
Starting at $445.00
As few as 7 weeks
2.0

What you can learn.

  • Examine undercover investigations, ethics, defamation, and invasion of privacy
  • Understand reporter’s privilege and shield laws
  • Discover how to access courts and records, copyrights
  • Identify and comprehend responsibility in the age of blogs and digital journalism

About this course:

For 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.

Fall 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Enrollment Closed
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Tuesday 6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Loralee Sundra, J.D.
376192
Fee:
$445.00
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Notes

Enrollment limited to 25 students. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 13, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Book: Communication & The Law by W. Wat Hopkins
Schedule
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Date
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Discussion
Tue Sep 29, 2020
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Discussion
Tue Oct 6, 2020
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Discussion
Tue Oct 13, 2020
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Discussion
Tue Oct 20, 2020
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Discussion
Tue Oct 27, 2020
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Discussion
Tue Nov 3, 2020
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online
Discussion
Tue Nov 10, 2020
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
Online

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