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Type A: Humanities - Introduction to Film Studies

English 1118 Introduction to Film Studies
An introduction to the practices of reading, analyzing, and writing critically about film. Elements including mise-en-scène, cinematography, editing, and sound will be examined. Film form and style in a variety of genres, such as the documentary, experimental film, narrative cinema, and animation, will be covered. Attention will be paid to the role of cinema, and cinema studies, as cultural institutions.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Cross-List(s): Media, Film, and Communications 1118
Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Notes: Students who have previous credit in English 2901 may not take English 1118 for credit.
Course Classifications: Type A: Humanities