Hollywood and Genre

15 points

Not offered 2021, offered in 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019

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An historical and critical study of genre in Hollywood film. Students will analyse the evolution and transformation of the conventions of key genres, such as the Science Fiction film, the Musical, Film Noir and Horror.


30 points of CINE at 100 level, or
any 45 points at 100 level, or
equivalent preparation with the approval of the Programme Coordinator. RP: CINE101 and CINE102

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