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Journalism and Communication (JOUR)

School of Journalism and Communication
Faculty of Public Affairs

JOUR 3502 [0.5 credit]

Telecommunications Regulation

The law regulating Canadian broadcasting and communications industries. Focus on the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission. Topics may include: administrative formulation of policy, ownership rules, program content and quality, access to the media, cablevision licensing and control, alternative sanctions. (Also listed as MCOM 3502 and LAWS 3502.)
Prerequisite: one of LAWS 2003, LAWS 2004 or LAWS 2005, or a 2000-level Journalism or Mass Communication credit.
Lectures and discussion three hours a week.

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