Fall 2018 not offered
This course will introduce students to the major concerns of popular film criticism. Primary emphasis will be placed on actors and styles of acting, the impact of changing social ideologies on film, and the effects of big-budget filmmaking on production. Students will be asked to think and write critically as well as personally about these concepts. Each week will include a screening, a lecture, and a group discussion. Students will be graded based on class participation, weekly writings, a midterm, and a final project.
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (FILM-MN)
|Examination and Assignments: |
Weekly assignments and a final paper
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
Attendance is mandatory. Submission Essay will be "two paragraphs on a film of choice."
Please note that Department Chair Scott Higgins will be handling POI requests during pre-registration, but is not the instructor for this course.