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Ethics and Law
Instructor William Snyder
Course Number PHPJ-307-90
Jan 16, 2018
15 weeks
17 Seats

This course introduces students to principles and theories of ethics and their application to editorial photography and photojournalism for mass communications. It establishes a basic understanding of philosophical ethics social responsibility and professional practices within the protections and responsibilities of the First Amendment. The course will also review the legal issues relating to photographic practice and access to subjects. The course examines a wide range of case examples for discussion and analysis to build a foundation for professional practice.

  • Price $936 per credit hour (2017-18 AY)
  • Credits

    3 credit hours

    This 15 week course requires students to spend approximately 9 hours a week on course work.

  • Enrollment Restrictions
    • Prerequisites: PHAR-203 and (PHAR-201 or PHAR-202 or PHAR-204) or equivalent courses.
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