Module 10: Journalism law and ethics Dr Stanford G. Mukasa

10 Weeks

Learn about laws that govern the mass media. Includes ethical issues in journalism



Why join this course?

Today's journalism, or any type of writing for the public, requires that the journalist or writer have a good understanding of  media laws to avoid potential libel lawsuits. Journalists or writers also need to have  a good understanding of ethical ways of collecting or publishing information.


  • colonial laws
  • journalism problems
  • media ethcis
  • journalism ethics
  • media law and ethcis
  • Daily Show
  • manipulating an image
  • ethical journalism
  • journalism values
  • Rule of law
  • guidelines for case studies
  • press freedom
  • cases and moral systems
  • SA media
  • SA media threats

When would you like to begin ?

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