This unit surveys different cinematic representations of war. The genre of war film is popular, reminding viewers that war is a constant in society and that the experience of war will continue to create critical debate. The unit includes different national cinemas of war film and will focus on such aspects as the effects of war on society and the significance of the individual in armed conflict.
1x1hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week
1x2000wd creative module task (40%), 1x1000wd presentation (20%), 2x1500wd module essay (40%)
12 credit points at 2000 level in International and Comparative Literature Studies