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2013 - 2014 Undergraduate Catalog

Course Descriptions

Communication:

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  • Prerequisites
  • General Education
  • Writing Emphasis
  • Travel Course
  • Repeatable
  • Additional Fees
Credits3
Lecture
Spring
COMM-380

Communication Law

Freedom of the press and broadcast media, problems of gag orders, contempt, privacy, censorship, libel and slander. Overview of copyright law, the Federal Communications Act and other laws affecting communication.

Prerequisites
P: at least 15 credits of core supporting courses in Communication