Week 9, March 21-25, 2016
CDAE 195 Propaganda, Media Ownership, and Citizen
Analysis of Media
Organization Presentations (10%): Students choose a
media company or organization.
Student presentations should include (and have a handout
or web page posting). Schedule
-What the organization and product do, mission,
-Where the organization would fit in the
Classification System in BLUR
-Demonstrate an example of the media company
-Explain Who owns the company or organization
-Explain Political leanings of company or
-Explain the structure of company, and how they
-Present a summary of company sales over time
(last five years if possible)
-Explain issues associated with the company
Coming up: Case Study of Media Propaganda (10%)
Students will present a case study of a media
-Define the propaganda situation (what, where, when, who, how,
-Tell an interesting story about the propaganda situation.
-Explain what propaganda techniques were used by whom.
-Explain who was the target audience.
-Was the propaganda campaign successful? If so why, if not,
Please create a handout for the audience (can be a web page
online, or a paper handout).
Please assign readings or viewings (ex. YouTubes) AHEAD!.
Present your case study in an 5-8 minute informational talk to our
class. Use the feedback you received for the last
presentation to improve this coming presentation.