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Communication Policy and Law

An examination of communication law and policy. Topics include freedom of expression and the press, telecommunications and broadcasting regulation, Internet law, privacy, and intellectual property. This course is administered by the department of Communication Studies and Multimedia.


Unit(s): 3.0 Level(s): II Term(s): Winter Offered?: Yes Language?: No

Prerequisite: Completion of one of the following: CMST 1A03, MMEDIA 1A03, POLISCI 1AA3, or POLISCI 1AB3, and registration in Level II or above; or registration in Level II or above in Justice, Political Philosophy and Law Antirequisite(s): CMST 3I03 Cross-list(s): CMST 2LW3