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Cinematic Time - FILM3001

Year - 2020

Time is one of the most exciting and perplexing concepts in Film Studies. How does the cinema create time and what effect does it have on our own sense of time? Can we sense times other than our own? This unit explores cinematic time in a global context. A survey of key films and reflection on the experience of cinema will serve as focal points for thinking time cinematically.

Classes
1x1hr lecture/week, 1x2hr seminar/week

Assessment
1x1500wd essay (35%), 1x800wd literature review (15%), 11x200wd film annotation exercises (50%)

Pre-requisites

12 credits at 2000 level in the Film Studies major or 12 credit points at 2000 level in the Art History major.

Prohibitions

ARHT3676

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Art History
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
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