HIS345H1: History and Film

Hours

24L/36P

This course is designed to further students knowledge of films relationship to the events they depict and their undeniable power as representational systems to render history effectively. This will necessarily entail both close examination of the formal systems film rely upon and an understanding of the distinction between fictional and non-fictional forms in film.

Prerequisite
2 full courses in history or permission of instructor
Distribution Requirements
Humanities
Breadth Requirements
Society and its Institutions (3)