Introduction to Film Studies - ARTS1060

Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

School: School of the Arts and Media

Course Outline: School of the Arts and Media

Campus: Sydney

Career: Undergraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 4.5

CSS Contribution Charge: 1 (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

Available for General Education: Yes (more info)

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Subject Area: Film Studies
This course can also be studied in the following specialisation: Creative Writing

In this course you will learn the essential techniques and vocabulary for analysing, explaining and interpreting individual films. You will learn to recognise and apply specialised film studies terminology by closely studying films drawn from a range of national contexts and historical periods. The course also provides you with a framework for understanding the social and cultural importance of cinema—as both an institution and a contemporary art form.


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