Film and Writing

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Film & Media Studies

Course Number: 
110
Institution: 
Amherst College

(Offered as ENGL 180 and FAMS 110.)  A first course in reading films and writing about them. A varied selection of films for study and criticism, partly to illustrate the main elements of film language and partly to pose challenging texts for reading and writing. Frequent short papers. Two 80-minute class meetings and two screenings per week.


Limited to 25 students. Fall semester:  Visiting Professor Johnston.  Spring semester:  Visiting Lecturer Pritchett.

Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during all registration periods.
Crosslisted Section ID: 
ENGL-180-01,FAMS-110-01
Schedule #: 
FAMS-110-01-1314F

Course Sections

Film and Writing
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0

Andrew Johnston

ajohnston@amherst.edu

TTH 10:00AM-11:20AM; SU 06:30PM-09:30PM

CHAP 203; CHAP 203