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2019年度シラバストップ > 高Ⅲ年8組 > 英語 > Film Studies

教科
科目
学年・組
授業時間
担当者
英語
Film Studies
高Ⅲ年8組
1hr/week
選択
Rowland

到達目標


This year we will watch, engage critically with and explore a wide range of film, including films from different cultural perspectives and films from the Silent Era to the present day, in order to develop and sustain confident, personal responses to film via textual analysis.

Assessment objectives:
- Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of elements of film
- Apply knowledge and understanding of elements of film to analyse and compare films, including through the use of critical approaches
- Evaluate the significance of critical approaches
- Analyse and evaluate own work in relation to other professionally produced work
- Apply knowledge and understanding of elements of film to the production of a film or screenplay

授業の進め方・学習方法


We will:
- explore the contexts in which films are made, distributed and viewed, including social, cultural, historical, institutional, technological and political contexts
- develop a working knowledge of the language and syntax of film
- consider film as an aesthetic medium
- interrogate how concepts such as narrative, genre, representation, spectatorship and aesthetics are used to generate meaning
- evaluate the different ways in which spectators respond to film
- apply a variety of critical approaches to film
- produce a short film or screenplay

授業スケジュール


学期
学習内容
1学期
Film History (US Cinema)

Students will study three films from US cinema history: one from the Silent Era, one from 1930-1960, and one from 1961-1990.
1学期中間試験
1学期
Film History (European Cinema)

Students will study three films from European cinema history: one from the Surrealist movement, one from German expressionism, and one from the French new wave.
1学期末試験


学期
学習内容
2学期
Critical Approaches to Film

Students will study a number of films from the following categories: British contemporary, US contemporary / US independent, and English-language (non-US/Europe) / World (non-English).
2学期中間試験
2学期
Making a Short Film

Students will study a selection of short films in order to develop an understanding of the narrative conventions of the short film, how dramatic qualities are constructed through a range of narrative devices, and how narrative can convey the points of view of the filmmaker and the spectator.
2学期末試験


学期
学習内容
3学期
N/A
3学期末試験は実施しない

成績評価方法


種別
割合(%)
評価基準など
定期試験
60
Timed essays
Homework blogs
レポート
小テストなど
40
授業での取り組み状況

担当者からのアドバイス


Students will be expected to view at least one film each week and to write one blog each week as assessed homework, so it is important to keep on top of the work and prepare fully for classes. I am sure we will have a fascinating and stimulating year studying some amazing films!