COMM 421 - Media Law and Policy
Section: 001
Term: WN 2014
Subject: Communication Studies (COMM)
Department: LSA Communication Studies
Credit Exclusions:
No credit granted to those who have completed COMM 452.
Waitlist Capacity:
With permission of instructor.
Advisory Prerequisites:
COMM 251 strongly recommended.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course covers the basic principles of the First Amendment and how they apply to media policy, practice, and regulation. Topics include First Amendment theory, hate speech, prior restraints and media censorship, defamation, indecency, obscenity, and advertising regulation.

COMM 421 - Media Law and Policy
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
7Comm St Major
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Note: Section reserved for Communication Studies majors.
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ISBN: 9781454807063
The First Amendment, Author: Geoffrey R. Stone ... [et al.]., Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business 4th ed.
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