Introduction to Film   [Archived Catalog]
2012-2013 Catalog [Aug. 2012-Aug. 2013]
   

ENG 1100 - Introduction to Film


This general survey course examines the development of the motion picture as a universal literary form, its historical and international background, theme and subject selection and script development, technological equipment and innovations, elements of visual composition, sound and music, acting and directing, and criticism and analysis of classical and contemporary foreign/American films. The course examines the motion picture as a form of literature expressing humankind's varied narratives and cultures.
Degrees Offered: A.A.

Credit Hours:3. 
Contact Hours: 2 lecture hours; 2 screening hours.
Student Advising Notes – Suggested course: ENC 1101 with a grade of "C" or better.