COMM 435 - News Media Ethics
Fall 2018, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Communication and Media (COMM)
Department: LSA Communication and Media
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With permission of department.
May not be repeated for credit.
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How do journalists cover the news? Do they report it honestly and truthfully? How valid are claims by critics that news media behaved unethically in their coverage of Donald Trump? This course looks at issues of bias, distortion, lack of perspective and other journalistic failings. It studies journalists' responsibilities to their profession and to the public, and examines proposed solutions to ethics violations. The course is given by Anthony Collings, an Emmy-Award-winning former CNN correspondent.

Intended Audience:

Upper-level undergraduates.

Class Format:

1.5 hours twice weekly.


COMM 435 - News Media Ethics
Schedule Listing
001 (REC)
 In Person
2Soph, Jr, or Sr Standing
MW 4:00PM - 5:30PM
9/4/18 - 12/11/18
Note: Section reserved for declared Communication Studies majors until 4/10/2018.

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