ARTM1850-A History Of Documentary Film (Fall 2020)

Course Details

Session, Dates: 1 (08/31/2020 - 12/18/2020)
Days: W
Time: 06:00 - 08:50 pm
Location: Moon Campus
Room: Wheatley Center 110
Seats Available: Course Full, Choose another
Credits: 3

Course Description

This course provides an introduction to the genre of documentary film and a review of their historical development from its roots in the nineteenth century to present times. Student will view classic documentary films and come to understand the styles and techniques of the documentary tradition. The course will also analyze the contribution of documentary as a persuasive means of communication to achieve social and political goals. 3 Credits

About the Instructor(s)

Michael W. Young
Part-Time Faculty
Arts and Humanities
Wheatley Center 142