2019 – Fall: Media, Ethics, and Law

Course Number: JOUR-GA 0013.001

Day & Time: Monday, 2:15pm-4:45pm

Location: 657

Instructor: Jane Stone

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This course offers through the case method a critical examination of current and recurring ethical and legal issues in journalism. Areas covered include reporting practices, roles of editors and executives, conflict of interest, sources, defamation and privacy, criminal justice and national security.