Courses

ENGL 256 The Art and History of Film

Critical study of selected films drawn from a variety of periods and national cinemas. The course will focus on the elements of film and how directors use these elements to achieve their effects and make their meanings. Works will be placed within the history of cinema, allowing attention to how the elements of film art have developed over time. Lecture: 3hrs/wk; Laboratory: 3hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • Take ENGL-256L Must be taken either prior to or at the same time as this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A S. Mallavarapu T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM

ENGL 256L The Art & History of Film Lab

Critical study of selected films drawn from a variety of periods and national cinemas. The course will focus on the elements of film and how directors use these elements to achieve their effects and make their meanings. Works will be placed within the history of cinema, allowing attention to how the elements of film art have developed over time. Lecture: 3hrs/wk; Laboratory: 3hrs/wk.

Requisites

  • Take ENGL-256 Must be taken either prior to or at the same time as this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
E S. Mallavarapu Th 4:30PM-7:30PM

INQ 110 Other People's Stories

Introduces students to critical thinking in higher education, taking as its starting point a focused topic in a scholarly field. Critical inquiry will be taught in the context of careful reading of important intellectual works, as well as inquiry-based writing assignments. Research and collaborative skills will also be developed in an integrative setting designed to promote a student's journey toward a life of critical inquiry. (Credit cannot be received for both HNRS 110 and INQ 110.) (1) Lecture: 3hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
O7 S. Mallavarapu M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

PEAC 301 Seminal Figures and Issues

This course aims at deepening our understanding of peace and social justice through a focus on specific thinkers and activists and/or significant historical events and movements. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • PEAC-201 or permission Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A S. Mallavarapu T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM