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2007-2008 Academic Catalog 
2007-2008 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Film Minor

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Since its early days, cinema has been one of the most influential art forms of the twentieth century. Uniquely situated in the “film” city of Cairo, the Minor in Film at AUC integrates historical, theoretical, regional and topical studies of the subject, including some exposure to the practical study of filmmaking. The general curriculum of this program covers the following areas: the development of cinema as an art form, the impact of cinema on culture and society, the aesthetic techniques used in production, and the relationship between cinema and the increasingly mediated visual cultures of the world.


All intended Film minors must complete 15 credit-hours of course work that begins with a prerequisite foundations course:


Choose two electives (6 cr.) from the remaining courses in Film. All film courses may fulfill humanities requirements.

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