Journalism WebQuest: Media and Ethics
Media and Ethics is a basic journalism WebQuest. Along with good writing and photography skills, a reporter must have a solid understanding on media laws. These laws must be followed at all times so not to find yourself in an ethical questionable situation. This WebQuest will help students become more familiar with laws governing the printed word. By the end of the webquest assignment students should have a greater understanding of media ethics and how important those basic principles are to a career as a professional journalist. The webquest address law definitions, media ethics, 1st Amendment, and policies.