Engaging

Media Policy and Law

School: 
College of Arts & Sciences
CLAS Course: 
Media Studies
Course #: 
MDST 3405
Section: 
1
Instructor: 
Christopher Ali
Credits: 
3
Days of the Week: 
MTWRF

This course examines the constitutional, legal and regulatory foundations common to print, broadcast media and the Internet. An overview of topics such as libel, invasion of privacy, obscenity and copyright helps students understand forces that shape news and information they receive and prepares them to use media more effectively as citizens, voters and entrepreneurs in an increasingly complex multimedia world.

Session: 
Session III
Course Dates: 
July 16 to August 10
Course Times: 
1:00 pm to 3:15 pm