FILM THEORY I

Course Information
TitleΘΕΩΡΙΑ ΚΙΝΗΜΑΤΟΓΡΑΦΟΥ Ι / FILM THEORY I
Code1ΘΚ2
FacultyFine Arts
SchoolFilm
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorEleftheria Thanouli
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID280007575

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Film Studies (2009-2013)

Registered students: 188
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreCompulsory Course113

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours4
Class ID
600168262
Type of the Course
  • Background
Course Category
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Distance learning
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
1. To analyze any film identifying its basic technical and formal elements (mise-en-scène, photography, framing, editing, sound) 2.To understand the meaning of the narrative and observe in each film the distinction between story, plot and style. 3. To classify each film in a specific narrative model based on its characteristics. 4. To observe the evolution of the narrative modes and to identify discrepancies and variations.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
Course Content (Syllabus)
The course presents and analyzes the basic formal and narrative characteristics of films from the entire range of film production since the birth of the medium to the present day.
Keywords
film language, mise-en-scène, cinematography, framing and editing, narration, mode of narration
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Description
learning, powerpoint, e-mail
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures521.7
Written assigments381.3
Total903
Student Assessment
Description
There are specific criteria that are spelled out In the syllabus. The final written paper corresponds 100% to the final grade.
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Assignment (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
H εμπειρία του κινηματογράφου. Μια εισαγωγή. Timothy Corrigan, Patricia White, μτφ. Δ. Αλεξανδρή, επιστ. επιμ. Δέσποινα Κακλαμανίδου, Κλειδάριθμος, 2020. Βιβλίο [16408]: Εφαρμοσμένη Αισθητική στην Τηλεόραση και τον Κινηματογράφο: Εικόνα, Ηχος, Κίνηση, Zettl Herbert Βιβλίο [1708]: 12 Μαθήματα για τον Κινηματογράφο, Βασίλης Ραφαηλίδης Λεπτομέρειες Βιβλίο [43903]: Εισαγωγή στην τέχνη του κινηματογράφου, Bordwell David,Thompson Kristin Λεπτομέρειες
Additional bibliography for study
Bordwell, David. Narration in the Fiction Film. Routledge, 1985.
Last Update
07-10-2020