CM 146 : Media Analysis: Horror Cinema

Credits

3

Lecture Hours

45

Teaching Equivalent

3.00

Description

Explores the subtext, artistic influences and social relevance within the history of horror films. Covers the varying definitions of the genre, the social and political means in which the subject is examined and focuses on the need for the genre to address and confront troubling societal norms. Students will work at developing abilities at constructive criticism and become familiar with tropes and possibilities within the genre.

Articulation Code

DH