Jun 19, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

MDST 4600 - Film Theory

This course surveys the canonical works of film theory, develops students’ awareness of the social, cultural, and historical contexts that produced major theoretical movements, and introduces students to the types of questions that serve as the basis of theoretical works. A central goal of the course is to develop students’ ability to comprehend primary sources then apply theoretical models to motion picture texts.

Prerequisites: MDST 3301and MDST 3302