Course Schedule - Summer Semester 2022

     

ENGL 373 901 (CRN: 30927)

SURVEY OF AMER FILM & CULTURE

Long Title: SURVEY OF AMERICAN FILM AND CULTURE
Department: English
Instructor: Aranda, Jose F.
Meeting: 7:00PM - 9:45PM MW FULLY ONLINE (27-JUN-2022 - 12-AUG-2022) 
Session: Summer Block B2 (7 Wk)
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Online
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 100
Section Enrolled: 10
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 100
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 25
Enrollment data as of: 19-AUG-2022 6:19AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
 
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: FILM 373, HART 380.