Ethical and Critical Analysis of Journalism

LCOMU2430  2018-2019  Louvain-la-Neuve

Ethical and Critical Analysis of Journalism
5.0 credits
30.0 h
1q

Teacher(s)
Grevisse Benoît ;
Language
Français
Main themes

The course aims to make students aware of the conditions of production that structure and determine all journalistic work, and to place this reflection in the framework of a deontological approach in a situation of operationalisation. It will also seek to provide students with an understanding of the basis, norms and ethical reasoning of Belgian and international journalistic deontology.

Aims

The course aims to make students aware of the conditions of production that structure and determine all journalistic work, and to place this reflection in the framework of a deontological approach in a situation of operationalisation. It will also seek to provide students with an understanding of the basis, norms and ethical reasoning of Belgian and international journalistic deontology. Students are advised to complement their studies in this field by completing Course COMU2107 (Communications law).

The contribution of this Teaching Unit to the development and command of the skills and learning outcomes of the programme(s) can be accessed at the end of this sheet, in the section entitled “Programmes/courses offering this Teaching Unit”.

Bibliography

Grevisse, Benoît, Déontologie du journalisme : enjeux éthiques et identités professionnelles (2e édition), De Boeck, 2016.

De nombreux documents sont également mis à disposition en ligne.

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Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Program title
Sigle
Credits
Prerequisites
Aims
Master [120] in Information and Communication
4
-

Master [120] in Communication
4
-

Master [120] in Journalism
4
-

Master [120] in Communication
4
-

Master [60] in Information and Communication
5
-

5
-

Master [120] in press and specialised information
5
-