International study that traces the origin and the development of the motion picture through lectures, readings, class activities and viewing of pertinent films.
Textbook information is available at http://www.bhc.edu/on-campus/bookstore/ You will need to know the BHC course number: ACCT 102 and section: 11W
Upon successful completion of this course, the student shall be able to demonstrate the following skills: A. Trace the main stages in the evolution of cinema as an art form B. Demonstrate an understanding of and an application of the principles of pictorial continuity C. Identify some of the main practical, cultural, and creative considerations which shape film D. Analyze film in a critical manner E. Distinguish among film genres F. Explain the interdependence of film art and technology G. Identify some of the key persons and films which contributed to the developing art of the film H. Apply appropriate critical standards and criteria to evaluate films from different historical periods and movements in both American and international film making
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