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ENG197 Film Studies: Themes & Genres

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Enhances understanding of film through analysis of contemporary film-making, narrative techniques, genres, themes and critical approaches. Develops visual literacy and analysis skills by offering a range of tools to study any film. Analyzes contemporary film techniques and the ways in which the films may both contribute and react to their time and culture. Covers contemporary film theory. Substantiates observations with examples taken from the film tradition and from the film itself. Prerequisite: (WR 115 and RD 115) or IRW 115 or equivalent placement. Audit available. (See course content and outcomes.)

Credits: 4

List of classes for ENG197 Film Studies: Themes & Genres
CRNClass typeLocationDays & timeDatesSeats availableFacultyMore info
45537OnlineNot applicableAvailable 24/7
From September 29 through December 17, 2022
Melissa ManolasBooks for CRN 45537 $0
Class details for CRN 45537
and RemoteNot applicable
Thursday
from 10 to 11:50am

From September 29 through December 15, 2022

Class schedule definitions

Cost:
cost is based on the number of credits – see tuition and fees
Books:
$0 or <$40 means low cost books (doesn't include other supplies like calculators)
Register:
use the CRN to register in MyPCC – see how to register
Class types:
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  • In-person: class takes place at specific times and locations. Attendance in person is required.
  • Online: class does not have meeting times. Regular online interaction is required and there are weekly assignments.
  • Remote: class takes place at specific times online. Students must be logged in during class meeting times.