Ética e Direito da Comunicação
4.5 ECTS; 3º Ano, 1º Semestre, 15,0 T + 30,0 TP + 3,0 OT
In Ethics module, to frame and analyse cross thematics concerning the practices of Journalism and Corporate Communication.
In Law module, recognize and make a legal analysis of the Social Communication legal problems and the applicable law.
Notions of Ethics; Ethics in Media and in Corporate Communications; Ethics in Journalism and in Broadcst Media; Ethics in PR and Advertising; Deontological Codes; Style Books, Ombudsman and Self-Regulation.
Social Communication law sources; Journalists Rights; Freedom to establish companies; Independence and pluralism guarantees; Limits to the Media freedom; Advertising.
Ethics: Written test (80%) and compulsory paper (20%)
Law: Two written tests (50% plus 50%)
Minimum score on each module must be positive, resulting in the final grade average.
EXAMINATION AND APPEALS EXAMINATION:
- Aznas, H. (2005). Ética de la comunicación y nuevos retos sociales. Barcelona: Paidós
- Faustino, P. (2007). Ética e responsabilidade social dos Media. Odivelas: Formal Press
- Arons de Carvalho e Pedro, A. (2012). Direito da Comunicação Social. Lisboa: Texto Editora
- Reis Condesso, F. (2007). Direito da Comunicação Social - Lições. Coimbra: Almedina
Method of interaction
Content exposure with powerpoints presentation.
Analysis of academic articles. Consultation and analysis of legislation. Media content analysis.
Software used in class