JOMC 486/886: Mass Media Law

JOMC 486/886
Prereqs: Junior standing; major in ADPR, BRDC, or JOUR.
The legal basis for freedom of speech and press. The limitations imposed upon rights by statute, common law and court decisions. Resolving conflicts between those rights and other constitutional rights. Enhancing critical-thinking and writing skills. Roles, rights, and responsibilities of mass media in a free society through analysis of cases.
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom