SAC 600 - Introduction to Screen Cultures: Research and Materials
Section: 001
Term: FA 2010
Subject: Screen Arts and Cultures (SAC)
Department: LSA Screen Arts & Cultures
Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Lab Fee:
35.00
Advisory Prerequisites:
FILMVID 414 and Graduate standing.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This seminar offers an introduction to the methods and research issues of the discipline(s) of cinema and media studies. We will be focusing on many theoretical and historiographical debates about media production, dissemination, and reception. Specifically we will address methods of textual analysis and basic concepts of film form, technique and style; industrial/ critical/ideological categories of genres and broader modes of representation; and issues of authorship, stardom, and audience. We will examine film/tv/media as social institutions, psychological apparatuses, cultural practices, and grounds for identity politics. We will also discuss questions of professional development, ranging from scholarly organizations, conference presentation, and essay/book publishing.

SAC 600 - Introduction to Screen Cultures: Research and Materials
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
13841
Open
5
5Graduate Standing
-
Tu 2:30PM - 5:30PM
002 (LAB)
 
28529
Open
5
 
-
W 4:00PM - 7:00PM
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