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CMM2103 Media Law and Ethics
Credit Points: 15
This course offers an overview of media ethics in various areas of the world, and media law as it affects journalists practising in Australia. The unit will cover the essential knowledge of ethics and law required for a wide range of journalistic tasks, including court reports.

This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
SMCJRNJournalism 8 Unit Supporting Major
MIJRNJournalism Minor
MAJOUJournalism Major
SMCMASMass Communication 8 Unit Supporting Major
MIMASSMass Communication Minor
MACMASMass Communication Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 31/03/2006 VET: 31/03/2006