98年第1學期-0172 認識電影 課程資訊
|Class Participation||30||Attendance, Discussion, Assignment, etc.|
|Group Report||20||On topic assigned|
|Test||20||To review professional knowledge and technical terms|
|Final Essay||30||On topic chosen|
本課程名額為 35人，已有35 人選讀，尚餘名額0人。
Upon completion of this course, students should be able to
1) understand how stories are told through images in movies as well as how they can be interpreted from cultural and aesthetic perspectives.
2) identify important professional terms and use them to analyze the composition of films.
3) make links between film production and film theory.
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.
Office HourTuesday 13:10-14:00 Wednesday 10:20-12:10 at FL112-C ●Please call or email to make an appointment in advance.
Film Art, 6th Edition, by David Bordwell and Kristin Thompson, New York: The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc., 2001
How to Read a Film: Movies, Media, Multimedia, 3rd Edition, by James Monaco, Oxford University Press, 2000