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Courses at the 200-level

FILM 219: Methods of Film Analysis

Major concepts and methodologies in film studies are introduced. Emphasis is on critical readings and writings of film.
4 credit hours

Prerequisites:
  • FILM 116 or consent of program director
FILM 220: History of Film I

The history of silent film is traced from 1896 to 1926. Major theoretical statements from the period are also considered.
4 credit hours

Prerequisites:
  • FILM 116 or consent of program director
FILM 221: History of Film II

Focus is on the development of sound film from the late 1920s to the present. It is strongly recommended that students take FILM 220 before enrolling in this course.
4 credit hours

Prerequisites:
  • FILM 116 or consent of program director
FILM 262: Film and Representation: Cross-Cultural Projections

Focus is on cross-cultural representation in film. Students analyze the way American cinema has represented other cultures and the ways other cultures have represented themselves through film.
4 credit hours

Prerequisites:
  • Gen. Ed. Core 1,2, and 3
FILM 280: Workshop in Film Studies

For details, see the program director.
3 or 4 credit hours

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