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METU1035 Hollywood Genres 5–8 ECTS
Period I Period II Period II Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Intermediate studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Master's Degree Pathway in Popular Culture Studies
Media Studies
School of History, Cultural Research and Art Studies

General description

Mondays 9.1. - 27.2.2017 at 14 - (17) 16:30 Auditorio Arc1, Arcanum, Vatselankatu 2, 1st floor

The course consists of a series of lectures - with plenty of film clips - on genre theories and history of major classical genres in Hollywood cinema. In addition, students are required to watch selected films at home and write short essays on them, with the help of some additional readings. The final examination is based on the course material and a selection of scholarly articles on film genres.

Korvaavuus mediatutkimuksessa  A2. c Lajityypit ja tyylihistoriat, A2.d Populaarikulttuuri ja S3 Projektiopinnot.

Kurssilla on korvaavuuksia Popular Culture -kokonaisuuteen (S3) ja lisäksi North American Studies  American Film -suorittajille on omat korvaavuudet: 5 op:n kurssi käy sellaisenaan NAMSille. 8 op:n pakettia tavoitteleville tarjolla olisi 3 op:n laajuinen lisäessee. Tarkemmin http://www.utu.fi/en/units/hum/units/nams/studying/teaching/Pages/home.aspx

Kurssilta ehtii osallistumaan opetukseen "The United States from a Black Perspective: A Cultural History of African-American Cinema Since 1960" - luennon alkua viivytetään siirtymisen ajaksi.


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Teacher responsible

Veijo Hietala