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FMS 320 Film Genre

Units: 3

Hours: 54 hours LEC

Prerequisite: None.

Transferable: CSU; UC

This course examines the structure, mythology, style, themes and critical theory of one or more film genre, such as the comedy, the thriller and the film noir.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

understand genre theory, genre's relationship to popular culture, its role in fostering ideology and images of gender and ethnicity.