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Journalism Law (COMM 216)

COMM
116
Instructors
Wheaton, J. (PI)
Section Number
1
(Graduate students register for 216. COMM 116 is offered for 5 units; COMM 216 is offered for 4 units.) Laws and regulation impacting journalists. Topics include libel, privacy, news gathering, protection sources, fair trial and free press, theories of the First Amendment, and broadcast regulation. Prerequisite: Journalism M.A. student or advanced Communication major. Email instructor for permission to enroll. Preference for enrollment will be: Communication majors and co-terms, then seniors from other disciplines. Total enrollment in COMM 116/216 combined will be limited to 20.
Grading
Letter (ABCD/NP)
Units
5
Academic Career
Undergraduate
Course Tags
Law and the Legal System
Academic Year
Quarter
Winter
Section Days
Friday
Start Time
12:30 PM
End Time
3:20 PM
Location
120-101