Course Catalog - 2019-2020

     

HART 380 - SURVEY OF AMER FILM & CULTURE

Long Title: SURVEY OF AMERICAN FILM AND CULTURE
Department: Art History
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Credit Hours: 4
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Description: A course that explores the history of cinema in the U.S. from its origins to the present day. This course will examine the development of narrative, sound, the classical Hollywood form and style; film genres; the emergence of television; the influence of postwar “art cinemas”; the origins of the blockbuster; and the status of Hollywood as “global cinema.” Cross-list: ENGL 373, FILM 373.
Course URL: http://www.english.rice.edu