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Undergraduate Course Details
Number ENL 271
Title Film Analysis
Credits 3.0
Distribution DI
Prerequisites W-I course


Introduces students to methods of film analysis. Considers the particularities of the medium and vocabulary of film. Explores key debates in film theory including questions of realism, formalism, authorship, and film as language. Investigates influences such as Marxism, psychoanalysis, reception theory, and narrative theory on film analysis. Three lecture hours per week. Not open to students who have received credit for MEC246 or ENG246.