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Journalism and Communication (JOUR)

School of Journalism and Communication
Faculty of Public Affairs

JOUR 4000 [1.0 credit]

Theoretical and Critical Aspects of Journalism

Theoretical overview of the news media in Canada, and the conditions under which they operate; examination of critiques of the media, including ethics.
Precludes additional credit for JOUR 2000 (last offered 1995-96).
Prerequisite: for fourth-year Honours Journalism students and students who have fourth-year standing in the Bachelor of Public Affairs and Policy Management and who are registered in the Strategic Public Opinion and Policy Analysis specialization area.
Lectures and discussion three hours a week.

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