Mass Media and American Politics

This course examines of the role of the media in shaping political opinions and behavior. The role of the media in setting political agendas and reporting and interpreting political events will be examined. The nature and influence of public opinion in a democratic society will be studied. Sophomore or above standing.  Satisfies a Social Science distribution requirement. Fulfills a SOSC requirement in LS Core.

School

Liberal Arts

Program

Political Science

Course Number

POL3140C

Section

A

Instructor

Harry Wessel

Credits

4

Session

Summer II

Type

Online

Start – End Dates

07/06/2020 - 08/14/2020

Student Registration Link

https://mymack.merrimack.edu/ics/myMack_Home/

Other Registration Link

https://gps.merrimack.edu/register/?id=8cb60d94-2372-4f30-8930-fbb5f6157899