Agenda Setting

Explain the agenda-setting role of the media

Learning Activities

The learning activities for this section include:

  • Reading: Agenda-Setting Theory
  • Video: Max McCombs on Agenda-Setting Theory
  • Reading: The Propaganda Model: An Overview
  • Video:┬áThe Propaganda Model of News

Take time to review and reflect on each of these activities in order to improve your performance on the assessment for this section.