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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
14932OnlineNot applicableAvailable 24/7
From January 12 through March 25, 2023
Melissa ManolasBooks for CRN 14932
Class details for CRN 14932
and RemoteNot applicable
from 12 to 1:50pm

From January 12 through March 23, 2023
14944OnlineNot applicableAvailable 24/7
From January 10 through March 25, 2023
Cameo L WestBooks for CRN 14944 $0
Class details for CRN 14944
Notes: Focus: Race and ethnicity in film
and In-personSoutheast LIBR 207
from 2 to 3:50pm

From January 10 through March 21, 2023
13132In-personSylvania CT 212
Monday and Wednesday
from 1 to 2:50pm

From January 9 through March 22, 2023
Patrick WaltersBooks for CRN 13132
Class details for CRN 13132

Class schedule definitions

cost is based on the number of credits – see tuition and fees
$0 or <$40 means low cost books (doesn't include other supplies like calculators)
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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.