Feb 06, 2023  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Academic Catalog

ART 155 - Introduction to Film Studies

4 credits (Fall and Spring)
Cross-listed as: FMS 155 .  This course introduces students to select issues in film studies. Students will learn key vocabulary and concepts of film forms, techniques, and history and develop critical analysis skills necessary to become informed viewers of a wide variety of historical and contemporary films. Class time will be used for screenings and critical study of major films. Students will produce written critical responses to film, production exercises using consumer tools (smartphones, basic editing software), and a research presentation.

Prerequisite: None.
Instructor: Tavares