SPAN 438

Hispanic Cinema

Spanish and Portuguese College of Humanities

Course Description

Introduction to study of film; background in appreciating best of motion picture art in Spain and Spanish America.

When Taught

Contact Department

Grade Rule

Grade Rule 8: A, B, C, D, E, I (Standard grade rule)

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

0

Note

Previous experience with film useful but not required.

Title

Apply tools of film analysis

Learning Outcome

Demonstrate a mastery of basic tools of film analysis through the study of a variety of films from various film industries from Spain and Spanish America.

Title

Recognize film history

Learning Outcome

Recognize key moments and figures of film industries of Spain and Spanish America

Title

Write persuasive essays

Learning Outcome

Write cogent, persuasive essays using the tools of film analysis.