SAC 352 - Film History: Origins to the French New Wave
Section: 001
Term: FA 2018
Subject: Screen Arts and Cultures (SAC)
Department: LSA Screen Arts & Cultures
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
HU
Advisory Prerequisites:
SAC 236.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course introduces students to the history of cinema from its technological and cultural origins in the late nineteenth century to the global impact of the French New Wave. The objectives are to orient students to a wide range of cinema, establish the relationships between films from different aesthetic, industrial, and national contexts, and illuminate the development of narrative form and film style.

Course Requirements:

Students will be assessed based on participation, 2 short papers, a midterm, and a final exam.

Intended Audience:

Undergraduates interested in film history and SAC majors.

Class Format:

The course will meet twice per week for one hour lectures, a 2-3 hour lab for viewing movies, and a one hour discussion section.

SAC 352 - Film History: Origins to the French New Wave
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 
22720
Open
20
 
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MW 3:00PM - 4:00PM
002 (LAB)
 
22721
Open
20
 
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M 6:30PM - 9:00PM
003 (DIS)
P
22722
Open
6
 
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Tu 3:00PM - 4:00PM
004 (DIS)
P
22723
Open
9
 
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Tu 3:00PM - 4:00PM
005 (DIS)
P
22725
Closed
0
 
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Tu 12:00PM - 1:00PM
006 (DIS)
P
22727
Open
5
 
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Tu 12:00PM - 1:00PM
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ISBN: 9780073386133
Film history : an introduction, Author: Kristin Thompson, David Bordwell., Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education 3rd ed. 2010
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