ACF104 - Screening History

Year:

2021 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule:

Students must be enrolled in the Associate Degree of Arts, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Arts (Media and Communication), Bachelor of Creative Arts, Bachelor of Business courses or one of the following combined courses: D303, D311, D312, D313, D317, D335, D347, D380, D385, D390 or D391

Previously:

ACM120, ALC106

Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

ACM120, ALC106

Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150-hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 1-hour class per week, 1 x 2-hour screening per week, 1 x 2-hour seminar per week

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Online independent and collaborative learning activities including: 1 x 1-hour class per week, 1 x 2-hours screening per week, 1 x 1-hour seminar per week equivalent

Content

This course introduces students to the history of screen culture. It highlights the interests that today shape the ways we interpret and understand our shared cinematic past. Topics explored include early cinema, film genres, feminist film, queer cinema, experimental film and transmedia. We use seminal films to explore these topics.

Unit Fee Information

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