Module Catalogues

Film Studies for the Digital Age

Module Title Film Studies for the Digital Age
Module Level Level 3
Module Credits 5.00
Academic Year 2021/22
Semester SEM2

Aims and Fit of Module

Reassessment opportunities in the same academic year are not available for final year undergraduate students. Any students eligible to be reassessed in a failed Year 4 (Level 3) module will have the resit opportunity at the next ordinary sitting of the examination/assessment.

Learning outcomes

A. Demonstrate an in-depth understanding of the impact that the advent of the digital era has had on film theory and criticism
B. Construct an argument in the form of a video essay on one or several film texts
C. Contextualise the production of the video essay with reference to the concepts and debates discussed in the module
D. Critically reflect on the digital techniques used in the video essay

Method of teaching and learning

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