Go to Main Content

SCT WWW Information System



Catalog Entries


Spring 2018 Semester
May 21, 2019
Transparent Image
Information Select the Course Number to get further detail on the course. Select the desired Schedule Type to find available classes for the course.

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.
4.000 Credit hours
4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Communication Studies Department

Course Attributes:
NUpath Interpreting Culture, NU Core Math/Anly Think Lvl 2, NU Core Writing Intsv in Majr, NUpath Writing Intensive, UG Col of Arts, Media & Design

Return to Previous New Search XML Extract
Transparent Image
Skip to top of page