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Spring 2024
Apr 22, 2024
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ENGL 2263 - American Cinema
Prerequisite: ENGL 1110 or ENGL 1111 or permission of instructor. This introductory course in film studies is a survey of the American film industry as an art form, as an industry, and as a system of representation and communication. The course explores how Hollywood films work technically, aesthetically, and culturally to reinforce and challenge America's national self-image. The content of the course is organized into four broad sections: economic foundations of the American film industry, Hollywood genres, recent trends in Hollywood films, and supplementary units on thinking and writing about films.
3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours
0.000 Lab hours
0.000 Other hours

Levels: Credit
Schedule Types: Lecture, Telecourse, Independent Study, Online, Teleweb

Languages and Communications Division
Composition ENGL Department

Course Attributes:
Ohio Transfer 36 Course

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     

Credit level ENGL 1110 Minimum Grade of D or Credit level ENGL 1110 Minimum Grade of TR or Credit level ENGL 1111 Minimum Grade of D or Credit level ENGL 1111 Minimum Grade of TR

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