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FILM 277 Film and Literature

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Minimum Grade for Prerequisites

Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite courses.

Course Description

Comparative study of film and literature, emphasizing similarities and differences between the two artistic modes. Focus on film adaptions of novels, authors and directors, genres, international works, period pieces, etc. Lecture, discussion, related readings and screenings, writing of critical papers. Topic varies with each semester offering.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Lab hours/semester: 16-18
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: ENGL 100 or 105.
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E2b, E2c, E5c
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C2), UC (IGETC Area 3B)