BFA Degree in Animation {22-23} - Curating and Programming Media Arts

Course Code
FILM 460  Credits
Title Curating and Programming Media Arts 
Prerequisite FILM 275 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description This service-learning course is a study of curating as the treatment of materials from discovery, acquisition, through interpretation, reformatting, programming, to use, re-use, distribution, exploitation, translation, and screening. The course emphasizes practices of film and media arts exhibition in museums, archives, festivals, and other platforms. It investigates the goals of programming, audiences, as well as the curatorial and programming practices of media arts content. The course will utilize local practitioners as guest presenters from whom students will gain hands-on insights into a variety of practices. Those skills will be utilized to develop group curatorial/programming projects.