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ACF104 - Moving Pictures: Screening Film History

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Cohort rule:

Only available to students enrolled in the Associate Degree of Arts, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Arts (Media and Communication) or Bachelor of Creative Arts courses.


ACM120 Moving Pictures: Screening Film History

Unit chair:L Marvell




Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

1 x 3 hour Class per week, 1 x 2 hour Seminar per week


The unit will introduce key aspects of the history and development of film, its language, style and genres, through a survey of seminal works and influential movements and genres. This includes: Early Cinema, German Expressionism, Surrealism, Film Noir, Experimental film, French New Wave, Hong Kong Cinema, American And Italian Westerns and Horror cinema.


Group research project, 1600 words equivalent per student, 40%

Online Multiple Choice Quiz: 20%

Research essay, 1600 words, 40%

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Unit fee information available soon

2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

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