108年第1學期-0150 認識電影 課程資訊

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選課分析

本課程名額為 35人,已有36人選讀,尚餘名額-1人。

評分方式

評分項目 配分比例 說明
Midterm Exam 25
History Presentation 15
Genre Presentatio 15
Style Group Discussion 15
Final Critical Analysis Essay 20
Attendance and Participation 10

授課教師

Nicholas Sumares

教育目標

By the end of the course students should be able to: • Understand film language and use the correct taught terminology when commenting and identifying various aspects of a film. • Have a basic working knowledge of film history and its major movements. • Be able to write a critical analysis of film • Understand how film can be seen as an art form.

課程概述

Introduction to Film is an elective for third- and fourth-year students. This course introduces the basic fundamentals of film study. This includes the historical background from Silent Film to the current advances of the medium. Time permitting, the course will cover both narrative, documentary and avante garde film as well as four major popular genres from diverse cultures. Students will be introduced to basic narrative and film aesthetic theories.

課程資訊

參考書目

Bordwell, David, and Kristin Thompson. Film Art: An Introduction. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2010. Print.
Supplementary Texts:
Bordwell, David, and Kristin Thompson. Film History: An Introduction. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2010. Print.
Corrigan, Timothy. A Short Guide to Writing About Film. New York: Longman, 2010. Print.
Monaco, James. How to Read a Film Third Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000. Print.
Villarejo, Amy. Film Studies: The Basics. Abingdon: Routledge, 2013. Print.