Ethnographic film

Course Information
TitleΕθνογραφικό φιλμ (Σεμινάριο) / Ethnographic film
FacultyFine Arts
SchoolMusic Studies
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
Course ID600013851

Programme of Study: PPS Tmīmatos Mousikṓn Spoudṓn (2017-sīmera)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Musicology / Music EducationElective Courses746
Music CompositionElective Courses746

Class Information
Academic Year2017 – 2018
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours4
Total Hours52
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • General Knowledge
Course Type 2011-2015
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Knowledge of basic principles concerning the creation of an ethnographic film. Knowledge and application of basic technical parameters. Critical approach to audio-visual recordings and narratives.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Design and manage projects
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Respect natural environment
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Analysis of Ethnographic Films with music as a cetral reference. Presentation of key issues of technical nature. Theoretical and methodological framework of Optical Anthropology. Creating Ethnographic Films.
Ethnografic film optical anthropology
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Audio
  • Multimedia
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Computer, audiovisual systems, email.
Course Organization
Laboratory Work341.1
Student Assessment
Student Assessment methods
  • Performance / Staging (Summative)
  • Report (Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Μπέλα Μπαλάζ, "Η Θεωρία του Φιλμ: Η δημιουργική κάμερα-Το σενάριο-Ο ήχος-Το μοντάζ", Αιγόκερως, 1992 Pinel Vincent, "Σχολές, κινήματα και είδη στον κινηματογράφο", Μεταίχμιο 2006.
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