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2021 - 2022 University Catalog 
    
2021 - 2022 University Catalog
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FILM 101 - Introduction to Film Studies


Prerequisites: None
Requirement Fulfillment: Fulfills a course requirement in the Film Studies minor.
This course provides an introduction to the development of film forms, styles, and theories providing a basic aesthetic and social understanding of film as both a mode of communication and a means of artistic expression. It explores the interrelationship of visual design, motion, editing, and thematic significance, helping students develop the foundational skills with which to interpret and articulate the myriad ways in which films create meaning, and elicit responses within viewers. The ultimate objective of the course is for students to become acquainted with a variety of film forms/styles, while developing the basic skills necessary to analyze and evaluate the cinematic presentations.

3 credits
Fall, Spring



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