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Mansfield University 2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog 
Mansfield University 2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

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This course focuses on the conduct of the mass media practitioner and the impact of ethical decision-making on the mass media industry and on society in general.  Contemporary problems and issues in media ethics will be examined using case study methods.  This course will specifically explore ethical decision-making in the areas of invasion of privacy, truth telling, conflicts of interest, revealing sources, social responsibility, offensive and violent content, media content and juveniles, and stereotyping.

Prerequisites & Notes: Must have 45 earned credits.

Credits: 3 cr.

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