Ethical Issues in Journalism
University of Stirling
Area of Study
Journalism, Media and Journalism
Taught In English
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits5
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units7
Hours & Credits
OverviewThis course equips students with a deep, critical and, where appropriate, philosophical understanding ofjournalistic professionalism and its associated problems with a focus on journalism ethics. Through a rangeof cases and perspectives from British, Australian and US journalism and journalism academe the course willcover some of the most salient professional issues in today?s newsrooms.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
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