Hi everyone,

Welcome to Media Ethics and Society.  I am attaching the first part of notes, as I also tie a few loose ends of the course outline before forwarding it to you.  Have a look at a bit of what the course entails.

Purposes of the course

Welcome to Media Ethics and Society (CMS 017T).

1.      This course examines the important ethical questions involved in human communication.  It will cover interpersonal, public and mass communication.

2.      Topics include definition of ethics, ethical bases; Christian Communication ethics; Ethics as related to copyright law; sedition; libel, slander and defamation.