Listed in: English, as ENGL-180 | Film and Media Studies, as FAMS-110
Formerly listed as: ENGL-01 | FAMS-10
Andrew R. Johnston (Section 01)
(Offered as ENGL 180 and FAMS 110.) A first course in reading films and writing about them. A varied selection of films for study and criticism, partly to illustrate the main elements of film language and partly to pose challenging texts for reading and writing. Frequent short papers. Two 80-minute class meetings and two screenings per week.
Limited to 25 students. Fall semester: Visiting Professor Johnston. Spring semester: Senior Lecturer von Schmidt.
If Overenrolled: Preference will be given to first-year students.