FILM 2129 Film Genres
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as FILM 29.
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4 hours; 3 credits
Studies in genre types and techniques. Narrative structure, theory, popular appeal of archetypal patterns, character stereotypes. Each term focuses on an individual genre (westerns, science fiction, crime). Students may take this course for credit three times but may not repeat topics.
Prerequisite: Film *1101  or permission of the chairperson.