SAC 340 - Writing Film Criticism
Section: 001
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Screen Arts and Cultures (SAC)
Department: LSA Film, Television, and Media
Requirements & Distribution:
Waitlist Capacity:
With permission of instructor.
Lab Fee:
Enforced Prerequisites:
SAC 230 or 236.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

A course aimed at helping students write illuminating and stylistically engaging film criticism, within the context of screening contemporary films and reading various types of critical writing in popular and academic criticism.

Course Requirements:

Students will write a short paper that applies the ideas dealt with in our readings--there is a course pack--and discussions to the film we see each week. Near the end of the semester, students will write a longer paper that evaluates articles written by a half dozen critics about a single film.

Intended Audience:

This is a seminar (approx. 15 students) that is open to any student who has taken SAC 236.

SAC 340 - Writing Film Criticism
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
002 (LAB)
Tu 7:00PM - 9:00PM
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Coursepack Location:
Dollar Bill Copying, Church St.
Have course pack for 2nd class.
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