Units of Study

FILM4101 - Film Studies Honours A

Semester 1, 2011  |  Credit Points: 12

Coordinator: Dr Thomas Berguis

Description

The Honours program in Film Studies consists of:
1. a thesis written under the supervision of one or more members of academic staff
2. a seminar (Film is the Issue) that meets weekly for two hours for one semester
3. a workshop (Analysing the Visual) that meets four times during one semester


The thesis should be of 18000-20000 words in length. The seminar and the workshop require 6000-8000 words of written work or its equivalent.


The thesis is worth 60% of the final Honours mark and each of the seminars and workshop is worth 20%.


The following seminars are on offer in 2011:


Film is the Issue (Dr Keith Broadfoot)


The following workshop is on offer in 2011:


Analysing the Visual (Assoc Prof Jennifer Milam)


For more information, contact Dr Keith Broadfoot, Honours Coordinator.

Assessments

1x18000-20000wd thesis (60%) and 1x6000-8000wd written works from one seminar and one workshop (40%)

Classes

1x2-hr seminar/week and 4xworkshops/semester

Prerequisites

a Credit average or better in 48 senior credit points in Film Studies. Candidates who do not have this prerequisite should contact the Honours Coordinator to determine possible waiving of the prerequisite

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