Course Description

MIT 2156B-001 (Winter 2018)   Media Law and Ethics

Instructor: S. Toth

Course Description
This course provides an introduction to some of the legal aspects of media, including issues of copyright and intellectual property, access to information and privacy, slander and libel, and also discusses the ethical questions confronting media and information professionals.

Antirequisites: The former MIT 2020F/G and/or the former MIT 2021F/G.

3 lecture hours, 0.5 course.