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COMM 335

Media Law

Inquiry into media law, including responsibility and free speech issues, libel, privacy, fair trial, copyright, obscenity, the FCC, shield laws, censorship, management and operating regulations, newsperson privileges, political communication and advertising regulation. An analysis of the political and economic forces affecting the development of media law. Prerequisite: COMM 233 or 237 or permission of instructor.

Distribution Area Prerequisites Credits
COMM 233 or COMM 237 or permission of instructor 1 course

Current Semester Information

Jeffrey McCall

335A: Media Law