Tompkins Cortland Community College

COMM225 - Communication Law/Ethics


The course introduces students to communication law, with an emphasis on First Amendment issues, libel, privacy, confidentiality, access to information, etc. The ethics section is designed to help students to think critically, solve problems, and understand the consequences of what they will be doing in the "working world". Prerequisites: RDNG 099 if required by placement testing; prior completion or concurrent enrollment in ENGL 101 and MATH 090 if required by placement testing. 3 Cr. (3 Lec.) Spring semester.