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FILM 440 –  Film Study and Appreciation (CRN: 56023) at  Skyline College for Summer 2021

Skyline College Website Webbased Class OER Low Cost Class Inclusive Access Class

This course is offered online and it is recommended you complete a short self-assessment to ensure readiness before taking an online course.

Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture. Recommended: ENGL 100 or ENGL 105, or equivalent.
A critical look at film history and culture from silent and classical Hollywood to Japanese and European films. Students learn to critique classical, modern and avant-garde films and to analyze the structure of cinematic language, i.e., motifs, metaphors, narrative cause-effect devices and oppositions. Students develop a visual and ideological understanding of film. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (C2).

Skyline College (Online Course)

Department: Film

Number of Units: 3

Fee Description Type Amount
Book-Inclusive Digital Acc-SKY Flat Fee $39
O6H - Online
Meeting Date: 06/14-07/22
Meeting Time:
Online course Room: 0000
Instructor: Tamara Perkins
Critical Dates for this Course Date
Last day to add class June 17, 2021
Last day to drop with a section refund June 16, 2021
Last day to drop without appearing on transcript June 20, 2021
Last day to change to Pass/No Pass Grading Option July 22, 2021
Last day to withdraw with an EW July 22, 2021
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