May 29, 2023  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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SPAN 447 - Framing Latin American Cinema (Put on reserve 9/16/19)

This course analyses Latin American films and cultures. Instruction is offered in English and the course open to all students. It is an approved elective for Spanish majors and minors, who will perform work in Spanish, and for LLAS minors. Course will not have an established scheduling pattern. (Put on reserve 9/16/19, will go inactive 8/24/22)

Prerequisite: SPAN 301.

Credits: (5)

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

  • Explain basic filmmaking theory
  • Identify the themes, symbols and metaphors posed in Latin American films
  • Analyze plot, characters, sequence of film narratives of films viewed in the course
  • Interpret films viewed in class, including technical features, screen writing, themes, and characterization
  • Synthesize research findings on how films from Latin American countries can communicate effectively across cultural, linguistic, and political systems

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