Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite
Explores a variety of popular, critically acclaimed cable, satellite and network television
programs from a cinematic perspective. Topics to include the history of quality television;
the influence of filmmakers and film genres on quality TV; and cable and satellite
broadcast as a venue for film style experimentation and social commentary.
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.
(CSU GE Area C1), UC (IGETC Area 3A)