This course will develop your understanding of current film scholarship and provide you with a creative and practical grounding for careers in the TV, film and media industries. The focus of the degree is on the cultural, aesthetic, political and economic importance of film.
Year 1: The rise of cinema: Britain, France, USA; Reading the screen: film analysis; Authorship in cinema; Film theory into practice (practical module); The rise of cinema: world cinema; Reading the screen: critical approaches. Year 2: British cinema: projecting Britain, 1945 to 1979; American cinema: Hollywood and independents; Documentary modes: theory/practice (practical module); Italian neorealism and after; Weimar cinema and Soviet montage; Representing gender in film. Year 3: The city, the subject and the digital image; Third cinema; British film industry, 1980 to present; Dissertation (double module); Plus one optional module from: Critical film practice (practical module); Literature into film.
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees||Fee type|
|Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)||£9,250||Home Fees|