B.F.A. Degree in Film Production {21-22} - Research Methods in Film & Media Arts

Course Code
FILM 388  Credits
Title Research Methods in Film & Media Arts 
Prerequisite FILM 275 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description This course introduces and explores methodological approaches to research in film and media arts. Students are exposed to film and media arts research skills through readings, hands-on instruction, and guest presentations. It introduces students to ways of searching for sources relevant to a variety of academic tasks. It introduces how to document in the MLA style. It assists students in developing independent research proposals and appropriate methodologies for their projects, as well as key ethical issues that could arise.