Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite
Chronological survey of important American and international films, from World War
II to the
present. Emphasis on the evolution of film as a distinct art form, and the intersection
of film and
society. Lectures, screenings, discussions, quizzes and writing of critical papers.
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture hours/semester: 64-72
Homework hours/semester: 128-144
Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 838 or ENGL 848 or ESL 400.
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E5c
(CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)