2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
    Jul 24, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

LITE 217 - Film Interpretation

3 CR
An introduction to film, including visual elements, meanings, and genre through the study of outstanding examples of historical and contemporary feature films. May include foreign films. Lab Fee

Additional Information: Recommend prior or concurrent: Take ENGL 151 .
Requisites: Next Gen ACCUPLACER® reading score of 244, or at least a grade of C in TSRE 55 .
General Education Requirement: Personal and Cultural Engagement - Applied Core
Michigan Transfer Agreement Requirement: Humanities and Fine Arts
Course Learning Outcomes:
  1. Demonstrate knowledge of historical and cultural contexts in cinema and filmmaking in both foreign and domestic films.
  2. Practice close reading and analysis of film and texts discussing films.
  3. Demonstrate competence in the tasks required to successfully analyze.
  4. Write a persuasive interpretation of a film with a clear controlling idea and credible, well-organized evidence to support an argument.