JOUR 2228: Journalism Law

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Course Format Lecture 2.0 h + Seminar 0.0 h + Lab. 0.0 h
Credits 1.5

Course Description

An examination of the legal system as it pertains to journalism. An introduction to covering the courts and to the laws that affect the working journalist, including libel, contempt of court, freedom of information and privacy.

Priority registration in this course is offered to students enrolled in the Diploma or Certificate in Journalism.

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