Course detail

Canadian and American Film and Literature from 1945 - Assorted Chocolates

FaVU-1FALAcad. year: 2019/2020

A glimpse in American and Canadian postwar film and literature and cultures.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Essays, tests, discussions.

Prerequisites

Avanced English

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

David Bordwell and Christine Thompson: Film History - an Introduction
James Monaco - Co je to film?

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching methods depend on the type of course unit as specified in the article 7 of BUT Rules for Studies and Examinations..

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Zkoška.

Language of instruction

English

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

Welles, Hitchcock, Scorcesse, Cronenberg, De Palma, Hawks, Todd Haynes; Roth, Miller, Atwood

Aims

Students will read three novels and see eight films in original and will learn about the historical and cultural context in which these works originated.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Attendance is mandatory

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme VUM Master's

    branch VU-D , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-D , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-D , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-VT , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-VT , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-VT , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-VT , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-VT , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-VT , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-IDT , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-IDT , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-IDT , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-IDT , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-IDT , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-IDT , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-IDT , 1. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-D , 2. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-D , 2. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-D , 2. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-VT , 2. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-VT , 2. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-VT , 2. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-VT , 2. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-VT , 2. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-VT , 2. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-IDT , 2. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-IDT , 2. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-IDT , 2. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-IDT , 2. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-IDT , 2. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-IDT , 2. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional
    branch VU-IDT , 2. year of study, summer semester, 4 credits, optional

Type of course unit

 

Seminar

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer

eLearning