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Madison Metropolitan School District

Film Study


In this course students will expand their awareness of film as an art form. The activities include studying several short films, five or more feature length films, writing compositions of film analysis, reading a text, taking quizzes and exams, and completing a major semester project. The course will concentrate on American film history, techniques, structure, censorship, symbolism, racism, and sexism. The course is intended for students interested in serious film analysis.

  • Recommended Grades: 10-12
  • Course Number: ENG4015
  • Credits: 1/2 credit
  • Note: Elective;  Meets Requirement for Global Scholars Program (GSP)