Topics in Film Studies

Course Type: 
Undergraduate
Course Prefix: 
MED
Course Number: 
255
General Education Requirements: 
F
Credits: 
3 sem. hrs.
Semesters Offered: 
Spring of Even-Odd Years

This course is an examination of various critical topics associated with the cinema and an examination of various methods of film criticism. The topic approach to cinema studies allows for a wide range of approaches to the discipline. Possible topics might include: the History of American Cinema; the Hollywood Style; Women, Children & Minorities in Film; the Cinema of Baseball; Contemporary Filmmakers and Their Films: An Auteur Perspective. Course may be repeated under different topics.