|C-ID Number||FTVE 105|
|Discipline||Film, Television and Electronic Media|
|Date Approved||April 29, 2013|
|General Course Description||
Introduces the close analysis of film and television texts. Examines the broad questions of form and content, aesthetics and meaning, and history and culture. Explores the diverse possibilities presented by the cinematic art form through an examination of a wide variety of productions, national cinemas, and film movements. Topics include modes of production, narrative and non-narrative forms, visual design, editing, sound, genre, ideology and critical analysis.
|Any rationale or comments|
Eligible for College Composition (C-ID ENGL 100)
At the conclusion of this course, the student should be able to:
|Methods of Evaluation||
May include but not limited to:
Bordwell, David and Kristin Thompson. Film Art: An Introduction.
Barsam, Richard and Dave Monahan. Looking at Movies: An Introduction to Film. W.W. Norton & Company
Corrigan, Tim. A Short Guide of Writing About Film.
Zettl. Sight, Sound, Motion