Level of study Third/Final year
Credit value 10
Pre-requisite modules None
Other pre-requisites Co-requisite - Film, Culture and Society B - 16796
The module, which runs in two terms, aims to provide an introduction to some of the main approaches to the study of cinema within cultural studies. Students will develop an understanding of cinema as a social and cultural institution. Key concepts such as spectatorship, audience, genre and ideology will be explored through an analysis of selected filmic texts and critical readings.
Teaching and learning methods
4 hours per week Seminars, lectures, workshops, screenings