Film Studies Courses

UWM Schedule of Classes
Fall
UWinterim
Spring
Summer
Suggested Film Studies Course Sequence
Two Year Course Schedule
This two-year provisional schedule is available to assist you with long-term planning. Please note that this schedule is subject to change and represents our best projection as of the date on the document. Please refer to the UWM Schedule of Classes for each term before registering to confirm which classes are offered.

Fall 2014 Schedule

Fall 2014 Schedule (pdf)

See the Course Description page for more information on the following courses.

Core Courses

English 290-001 - Introduction to Film Studies
MW, 10:00-11:50, Andrew Martin

English 390-001 - Classical Film Theory and Criticism
MW, 12:00-1:50, Tami Williams

Art History 205-401 - History of Film I
TR, 11:00-12:50, Elena Gorfinkel
R, 1:00-1:50, Discussion Section 601, Molly McCourt
R, 2:00-2:50, Discussion Section 602, Molly McCourt

Lower Division

English 111-201 - Entertainment Arts
ONLINE, Molly McCourt

English 111-202 - Entertainment Arts
ONLINE, Bridget Kies

English 111-203 - Entertainment Arts
ONLINE, Zach Finch

English 111-404 - Entertainment Arts
M, 1:00-4:15, Benjamin Schneider
W, 1:00-1:50, Discussion, EJ Basa
W, 2:00-2:50, Discussion, EJ Basa

Film Studies 192-001 - First Year Seminar: Film and Place in the Contemporary World
MW, 2:00-3:50, Jocelyn Szczepaniak-Gillece

Film Studies 212-201 - Intermediate Topics in Film Studies: Alfred Hitchcock and After
TR, 1:00-2:50, Zach Finch

Comp Lit 233-001 - Literature and Film: Body & Desire from Hollywood to Bollywood
TR, 2:00-3:15, Jian Xu

Comp Lit 233-002 - Literature and Film: Post-Apocalyptic Literature and Film
MW, 2:00-3:15, Peter Paik

Upper Division

Art History 308-001 - Film Styles: Cult Films
TR, 2:00-3:50, Elena Gorfinkel

English 312-201 - Topics: Digital Culture
ONLINE, Tami Williams

English 316-001 - World Cinema: Latina/Latin American Cinema Women Directors
MW, 4:00-6:30, Gilberto Blasini

English 329-001 - Film and Literature
TR, 10:00-11:50, Benjamin Schneider

English 380-001 - Media and Society: The Undead: Nosferatu to the Zombie Apocalypse
MW, 2:00-3:50, Andrew Martin

English 383-001 - Cinema and Genre: History of Animation
TR, 12:00-1:50, Jocelyn Szczepaniak-Gillece

Comp Lit 362-001 - Transnational Asian Cinemas: New Chinese Cinema
TR, 11:00-12:15, Jian Xu

Grad Courses

Film Studies 700-001 - Teaching Film Studies: The Other Frankfurt School
W, 3:30-6:30, Patrice Petro

English 742-001 - Media Culture
T, 3:30-7:10, Tasha Oren


Summer 2014 Schedule

Summer 2014 Schedule and Course Description (pdf)

English 290 - Introduction to Film Studies, GER HUM
Sec 201: June 23-July 19
ONLINE, Tasha Oren

English/FilmStd 111 - Entertainment Arts, GER HUM
Sec 201: May 27-June 21; ONLINE, Gilberto Blasini
Sec 202: July 21-Aug 16; ONLINE, Andrew Martin

English 312 - Topics in Film Studies: Cinema and Digital Culture
Sec 201: July 21-Aug 16
ONLINE, Tami Williams

English 329 - Film and Literature
Sec 201: June 23-July 19
ONLINE, Benjamin Schneider


Spring 2014 Schedule

Winterim/Spring 2014 Schedule (PDF)

See the Course Description page for more information on the following courses.

Core Courses

English 290-201 - Introduction to Film Studies
MW, 2:00-3:50, Andrew Martin

Film Studies 590-001 - Contemporary Film Theory and Criticism
M 2:00-5:00, Tasha Oren

Lower Division

English 111-404 - Entertainment Arts
M, 2:00-5:15, Benjamin Schneider
W, 2:00-2:50, Discussion Section 601, Jessica Sellin,
W, 3:00-3:50, Discussion Section 602, Jessica Sellin

ENG 111-201 - Entertainment Arts
Jessica Sellin, ONLINE

ENG 111-202 Entertainment Arts
Zachary Finch, ONLINE

ENG 111-203 Entertainment Arts
Zachary Finch, ONLINE

Art History 206-401 History of Film II: Development of an Art
TR 1:00-2:50, T 2:50-4:50, Elena Gorfinkel
R, 3:00-3:50, Discussion Section 601, Jordan Severson
R, 4:00-4:50, Discussion Section 602, Jordan Severson

Film Studies 212-001 - Intermediate Topics in Film Studies: Introduction to Comedy
TR, 1:00-2:50, Kalling Heck

Film Studies 212-002 - Intermediate Topics in Film Studies: Participatory Culture
MW, 12:00-1:50, Katie Morrissey

English 291-201 - Introduction to Television Studies
Katie Morrissey, ONLINE

Comp Lit 233-002 - Literature and Film: The Gangster Film in the East and West
TR, 2:00-3:15, Jian Xu

Upper Division

Art History 308-001 - Film Styles: Special Effects
TR 9:30-11:30, Jocelyn Szcsepaniak-Gillece

English 316-001 - World Cinema: French New Wave
TR 11:00-12:50, Tami WIlliams

English 320-001 - World Studies in Film Authorship
MW 10:00-11:50, Benjamin Schneider

English 380 - Media and Society: Activism and Tactical Media
TR 9:00-10:50, Lane Hall

Film Studies 350-001 - Global Jewish Film and Television: Transnational Jewish Cinema
TR, 3:00-4:50, Margarita Levantovskaya

Composition Literature 461-001 - Film-Fiction Interaction: Global Food Narratives
T 4:00-6:00, Dragoslav Momcilovic

French 451-001 - Turning Twenty
MW 4:00-5:50, Fabienne Bullot

Italian 322-001 - Introduction to Italian Literature and Film
MW 11:00-12:50, Robin Pickeing-Iazzi

Grad Courses

English 743-001 - Intro to Film Theory and Criticism
T 4:00-7:50, Tami WIlliams


Winterim 2014 Schedule

Winterim/Spring 2014 Schedule (PDF)

See the Course Description page for more information on the following courses.

English 111-201 - Entertainment Arts
Gilberto Blasini, ONLINE

English 329-201 - Film and Literature
Benjamin Schneider, ONLINE


Fall 2013 Schedule

Fall 2013 Schedule (PDF)

Core Courses

English 290 - Introduction to Film Studies
Tasha Oren, ONLINE

English 390 - Classical Film Theory and Criticism
MW 12:00-1:50, Tami Williams

Art History 205 - History of Film I
TR 11:00-12:50, Elena Gorfinkel
Eddie Danecki, Discussions: Sec 601 R 1-1:50; Sec 602 R 2-2:50; Sec 603 R 3-3:50; Sec 604 R 4-4:50

Lower Division

English 111 - Entertainment Arts
Kal Heck, ONLINE

English 111 - Entertainment Arts
Zach Finch ONLINE

English 111 - Entertainment Arts
Zach Finch, ONLINE

English 111 - Entertainment Arts
Benjamin Schneider ONLINE

English 111 - Entertainment Arts
M 2:00-5:15, Benjamin Schneider
Katie Morrissey, Discussions: W 2:00-2:50; W 3:00-3:50

Film Studies 192 - First-Year Seminar: Rock and Roll Cinema
MW 2:00-3:50, Andrew Martin

Film Studies 212 - Intermediate Topics in Film Studies: Audiences, Viewers, and Fans
TR 2:00-3:50, Katie Morrissey

CompLit 233 - Literature and Film: Body & Desire from Hollywood to Bollywood
TR 2:00-3:15, Jian Xu

Upper Division

Art History 308 - Film Styles: History of Animation
TR 4:00-6:00

English 312 - Topics in Film Studies: Cinema and Digital Culture
Tami Williams, ONLINE

English 316 - World Cinema: Latin American Cinema
MW 1:00-3:50, Gilberto Blasini

English 329 - Film and Literature
TR 9:00-10:50, Benjamin Schneider

English 380 - Media and Society: 1960s U.S. Cinema
MW 11:00-12:50, Andrew Martin

English 380 - Media and Society: Game Culture
T 11:00-12:50, Stuart Moulthrop
Discussions: T 3:00-3:50; R 4:00-4:50; R 5:00-5:50

English 383 - Cinema and Genre: Horror Films 1960-1985
MW 4:30-7:00, Gilberto Blasini

CompLit 461 - Transnational Asian Cinemas: New Chinese Cinema
TR 11:00-12:15, Jian Xu

Grad Courses

English 813 - Topics in Creative Writing: Screenwriting
T 3:30-6:10, Tasha Oren

English 876 - Seminar in Media: Austerity Media
W 3:30-6:30, Patrice Petro


Spring 2013 Schedule

Core Courses

English 290 - Introduction to Film Studies
Tasha Oren, ONLINE

Film Studies 590 - Classical Film Theory and Criticism
Gilberto Blasini, M 4:00-8:00

Lower Division

English 111 - Entertainment Arts
Benjamin Schneider, M 2:00-5:15
Discussion Section 601, Bridget Kies, W 2:00-2:50
Discussion Section 602, Bridget Kies, W 3:00-3:50

English 111 - Entertainment Arts
Bridget Kies, ONLINE

English 111 - Entertainment Arts
Molly McCourt, ONLINE

English 111 - Entertainment Arts
Kalling Heck, ONLINE

Art History 206 - History of Film II: Development of an Art
Elena Gorfinkel, TR 1:00-2:50
Discussion Section 601, TBA, R 3:00-3:50
Discussion Section 602, TBA, R 4:00-4:50

Film Studies 212 - Intermediate Topics in Film Studies: U.S. Independent Cinema
Benjamin Schneider, TR 12:00-1:50

Film Studies 212 - Intermediate Topics in Film Studies: Genres of Romance Across Media
Katie Morrissey, TR 2:00-3:50

Film Studies 212 - Intermediate Topics in Film Studies: Introduction to the Road Film
Molly McCourt, MW 9:00-10:50

English 291 - Introduction to Television Studies
Katie Morrissey, ONLINE

CompLit 233 - Literature and Film: Existentialism from Page to Screen
Dragoslav Momcilovic, MW 9:30-10:45

CompLit 233 - Literature and Film: The Gangster Film in the East and West
Jian Xu, TR 2:00-3:15

Upper Division

Art History 307 - Film Directors: Women Directors
Elena Gorfinkel, W 2:00-6:00

English 312 - Topics in Film Studies: Cinema and Digital Culture
Tami Williams, ONLINE
Discussion Section 601, Carter Moulton, ONLINE
Discussion Section 602, Carter Moulton, ONLINE

English 329 - Film and Literature
Benjamin Schneider, TR 9:00-10:50

English 380 - Media and Society: Cinematic Cities
Andrew Martin, MW 11:00-12:50

English 383 - Cinema and Genre: Science Fiction
Andrew Martin, MW 2:00-3:50

Film Studies 412 - Global Cinemas: Hong Kong Cinema, Tami Williams, TR 4:00-6:30

CompLit 461 - Film-Fiction Interaction: The New South Korean Cinema, Peter Paik, T 3:00-6:30

French 451 - Im(migrants) of France, TR 4:00-5:50

Grad Courses

English 877 - Seminar in Film Theory: U.S. Cinema, 1967-1980