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Fall 2012 Semester
May 23, 2018
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CINE 3500 - Film Theory
Explores the movement from modernist concern with the art object to postmodern concerns with subjectivity and spectatorship, race, and gender. Requires a paper using formalist analysis and later revision using cultural analysis, psychoanalysis, philosophy of perception, race studies. Also offers students an opportunity to learn research methods in cinema studies and perform a metacritical review of their own work and to present their findings from film journals, databases, Web sites, blogs. Presents the relation of perception to reality; levels of representational realness; reception theory; digitalization in its relation to movement and meaning. Seeks to enable students to recognize structures and problems for analysis in a film and to apply appropriate theoretical models to analyze these structures. Prereq. (a) CINE 1200, CINE 1895, CINE 2150, COMM 3425, or MSCR 1300 and (b) ENGL 1111 or ENGL 1102 and (c) sophomore standing or above; College of Arts, Media and Design; College of Science; and College of Social Sciences and Humanities students only.
4.000 Credit hours
4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Interdisc Studies - Arts/Media Department

Course Attributes:
CAS Core Analysis, NU Core Math/Anly Think Lvl 2, NU Core Writing Intsv in Majr, UG Col of Arts, Media & Design

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
Must be enrolled in one of the following Colleges:     
      College of Science
      Coll of Soc Sci & Humanities
      Coll of Arts, Media & Design
May not be enrolled as the following Classifications:     

(Undergraduate level CINE 1200 Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level CINE 1895 Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level COMM 3425 Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level MSCR 1300 Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level CINE 2150 Minimum Grade of D-) and (Undergraduate level ENGL 1111 Minimum Grade of C or Undergraduate level ENGL 1102 Minimum Grade of C)

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