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NOTE: This document is currently under development. It should not be construed as the final list of course offerings or instructor assignments for this term. Changes to this listing will occur before the final Schedule of Classes is published.


Film Studies
Director: Gilberto Blasini CRT 487 229-4540
Asst. Director: Ben Schneider CRT 405 229-3605


Please note: The College of Letters & Science charges an additional special course fee for Distance Education (online) sections. These sections can be distinguished by a section number beginning with 2-- (e.g., 201, 202). If the special course fee is not listed in the Schedule of Classes, please contact Andy Cuneo, L&S Student Academic Services, via e-mail, acuneo@uwm.edu, or phone (414) 229-2787.
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FILMSTD-111: Entertainment Arts: Film, Television, and the Internet (3 units; U ; HU)

History of film, television, and the internet. Focus on economic and aesthetic features of these media and interrelationships among them. Models for critiquing each form.

Notes:
ArtHist 111, English 111, & FilmStd 111 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 201 47133 - 01/26-05/07 Heck, Kalling TBA  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
HU   3 LEC 202 47134 - 01/26-05/07 Finch, Zachary TBA  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
HU   3 LEC 203 47135 - 01/26-05/07 Basa, Elaine TBA  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
HU   3 LEC 204 49049 - 01/26-05/07 McCourt, Molly TBA  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
HU   3 LEC 405 44407 2:00 PM-5:15 PM M 01/26-05/07 Schneider, Benjamin TBA  
HU     DIS 601 44927 2:00 PM-2:50 PM W 01/26-05/07   TBA  
HU     DIS 602 44926 3:00 PM-3:50 PM W 01/26-05/07   TBA  

FILMSTD-206: History of Film II: Development of an Art (3 units; U ; HU)

The technology, style, history, and theory of the medium. Aesthetic advances from silent to color and sound films. Contributions of various nationalities and artists.

Notes:
ArtHist 206 & FilmStd 206 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 401 48926 - 01/26-05/07 Gorfinkel, Elena TBA  
HU     DIS 601 48927 -   TBA  
HU     DIS 602 48928 -   TBA  

FILMSTD-212: Intermediate Topics in Film Studies: (3 units; U ; HU)

Stylistic, generic, historical, or theoretical issues in film studies.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: soph st or English 290(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 001 44051 - TR 01/26-05/07 McCourt, Molly TBA  
HU   3 LEC 002 48932 - 01/26-05/07 Heck, Kalling TBA  
US Independent Cinema
HU   3 LEC 201 43331 - 01/26-05/07 Schneider, Benjamin TBA  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

FILMSTD-290: Introduction to Film Studies (3 units; U ; HU)

Analysis of formal, thematic, and generic components of narrative, documentary, and avant garde filmmaking.

Notes:
English 290 & FilmStd 290 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 201 44782 2:00 PM-3:50 PM MW 01/26-05/07 Oren, Tasha TBA  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
HU     DIS 601 48930 - 01/26-05/07 McCourt, Molly TBA  
HU     DIS 602 48931 - 01/26-05/07 McCourt, Molly TBA  

FILMSTD-291: Introduction to Television Studies (3 units; U )

The forms, images, and narratives particular to television.

Notes:
English 291 & FilmStd 291 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 44783 - 01/26-05/07 Kies, Bridget TBA  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

FILMSTD-297: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM-sponsored program before coursework levels, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially-prepared program coursework.

Notes:
Retakable w/change in topic. Prereq: acceptance for Study Abroad Program.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 43892 - 01/26-05/07   TBA  
Audit never allowed.

FILMSTD-316: World Cinema: (3 units; U )

National cinemas in first, second, and/or third world nations; relationships among representation, narrative, and social forms.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. English 316 & FilmStd 316 are jointly offered; w/same topic, they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st or English 290(P); satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
French New Wave Cinema
    3 LEC 001 47723 11:00 AM-12:50 PM TR 01/26-05/07 Williams, Tami TBA  
Japanese Cinema
    3 LEC 002 48925 - 01/26-05/07 Jones, Jason TBA  

FILMSTD-489: Internship in Film Studies, Upper Division (1 - 6 units; U )

Application of advanced principles of film studies in a business, organizational, educational, political, or other appropriate setting.

Notes:
One cr earned for 40 hrs work. Retakable to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st; 300-level or above course in FilmStd; 2.25 gpa; cons supervising faculty member.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 FLD 001 41980 - 01/26-05/07   TBA  
    1 - 6 FLD 002 43936 - 01/26-05/07   TBA  

FILMSTD-497: Study Abroad: (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM-sponsored program before coursework levels, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially-prepared program coursework.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance for Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 43898 - 01/26-05/07   TBA  
Audit never allowed.

FILMSTD 690(590): Seminar in Contemporary Film Theory (3 units; U )

Contemporary theories and criticism of cinema, from 1960 to the present. Theoretical approaches considered may include structuralism, semiotics, psychoanalysis, cultural studies, feminism, post-structuralism, queer theory.

Notes:
Prereq: sr st; English 390(P).
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 SEM 001 48929 - 01/26-05/07 Martin, Andrew TBA  

FILMSTD-699: Independent Work (1 - 3 units; U )

Advanced independent work under the supervision of a Film Studies faculty or instructional academic staff member. Students must submit a study proposal. For more information, consult Film Studies dir or asst dir.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; 2.5 gpa & writ cons instr, dept chair, & assoc dean for SAS.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 001 32169 - 01/26-05/07 Blasini, Gilberto TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 002 32170 - 01/26-05/07 Gorfinkel, Elena TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 003 32171 - 01/26-05/07 Martin, Andrew TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 004 32172 - 01/26-05/07 Oren, Tasha TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 005 32173 - 01/26-05/07 Paik, Peter TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 006 32174 - 01/26-05/07 Petro, Patrice TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 007 32175 - 01/26-05/07   TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 3 IND 008 32176 - 01/26-05/07 Williams, Tami TBA  
Audit never allowed.

FILMSTD-743: Film Studies: (3 units; G )

A graduate-level introduction to film studies, including methods of film analysis and approaches to the history of film.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. English 743 & FilmStd 743 are jointly offered; w/same topic, they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Intro to Film Theory and Criticism
    3 LEC 001 47724 4:00 PM-7:50 PM T 01/26-05/07   TBA  

 
Additional Courses - Film Studies
 
ARTHIST-206: History of Film II: Development of an Art (3 units; U ; HU)

The technology, style, history, and theory of the medium. Aesthetic advances from silent to color and sound films. Contributions of various nationalities and artists.

Notes:
ArtHist 206 & FilmStd 206 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 401 43157 1:00 PM-2:50 PM TR 01/26-05/07   TBA  
206-401 - Sign up for any DIS 601-602
HU     DIS 601 43158 3:00 PM-3:50 PM R 01/26-05/07   TBA  
HU     DIS 602 43159 4:00 PM-4:50 PM R 01/26-05/07   TBA  

ARTHIST-308: Film Styles: (3 units; U/G )

A stylistic analysis of film of major filmmakers made within the structures of particular genres, such as gangsters, musicals, westerns, horror, science fiction and studios.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. ArtHist 308 & FilmStd 308 are jointly offered; w/same topic they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Special Effects
    3 LEC 001 47590 3:30 PM-5:20 PM MW 01/26-05/07   TBA  

COMPLIT-233: Literature and Film: (3 units; U ; HU)

Themes, styles, and ideology in cinematic and literary texts.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: CompLit 133(R).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
The Gangster Film in the East and West
HU   3 LEC 002 44455 2:00 PM-3:15 PM TR 01/26-05/07   TBA  

COMPLIT-461: Film-Fiction Interaction: (3 units; U/G )

Growth and development of film in conjunction with literary devices (narrative, setting, etc.), novels, plays, biographies, and poetry. Mutual influences of literary and cinematic arts.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. Prereq: jr st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Global Food Narratives
    3 LEC 001 44857 4:00 PM-6:40 PM T 01/26-05/07   TBA  

ENGLISH-111: Entertainment Arts: Film, Television, and the Internet (3 units; U ; HU)

History of film, television, and the internet. Focus on economic and aesthetic features of these media and interrelationships among them. Models for critiquing each form.

Notes:
ArtHist 111, English 111, & FilmStd 111 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 201 43842 - 01/26-05/07 Heck, Kalling TBA  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
HU   3 LEC 202 43357 - 01/26-05/07 Finch, Zachary TBA  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
HU   3 LEC 203 43742 - 01/26-05/07 Basa, Elaine TBA  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
HU   3 LEC 404 43036 2:00 PM-5:15 PM M 01/26-05/07 Schneider, Benjamin TBA  
HU     DIS 601 43549 2:00 PM-2:50 PM W 01/26-05/07   TBA  
HU     DIS 602 43037 3:00 PM-3:50 PM W 01/26-05/07   TBA  

ENGLISH-290: Introduction to Film Studies (3 units; U ; HU)

Analysis of formal, thematic, and generic components of narrative, documentary, and avant garde filmmaking.

Notes:
English 290 & FilmStd 290 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
HU   3 LEC 201 44780 - 01/26-05/07 Oren, Tasha TBA  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.
HU     DIS 601 48922 - 01/26-05/07 McCourt, Molly TBA  
HU     DIS 602 48923 - 01/26-05/07 McCourt, Molly TBA  

ENGLISH-291: Introduction to Television Studies (3 units; U )

The forms, images, and narratives particular to television.

Notes:
English 291 & FilmStd 291 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 201 44781 - 01/26-05/07 Kies, Bridget TBA  
A special course fee of $275.00, in addition to regular tuition, will be charged for this section. Conducted completely online; computer/internet access req'd.

ENGLISH-316: World Cinema: (3 units; U )

National cinemas in first, second, and/or third world nations; relationships among representation, narrative, and social forms.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. English 316 & FilmStd 316 are jointly offered; w/same topic, they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st or English 290(P); satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
French New Wave Cinema
    3 LEC 001 47587 11:00 AM-12:50 PM TR 01/26-05/07 Williams, Tami TBA  
Japanese Cinema
    3 LEC 002 48924 - 01/26-05/07 Jones, Jason TBA  

ENGLISH-329: Film and Literature (3 units; U/G )

Capabilities and limitations of narrative film and literature, emphasizing the distinctiveness of each artistic mode.

Notes:
English 329 & FilmStd 329 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st, English 290(P), satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req; or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 48890 - 01/26-05/07 Schneider, Benjamin TBA  

ENGLISH-380: Media and Society: (3 units; U/G )

An examination of film and/or television, with attention to the representation of class, gender, race, and nation. Subtitles vary.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. English 380 & FilmStd 380 are jointly offered; w/same topic, they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st; English 290(P) or 291(P) or 6 cr in courses approved for hum breadth cr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 49295 - 01/26-05/07 Szczepaniak-Gillece, Jocelyn TBA  

ENGLISH-383: Cinema and Genre: (3 units; U/G )

Stylistic and thematic analyses of literary and film genres (e.g., melodrama, film noir). Consideration of writers, directors, producers and stars whose works represent forms of a genre.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. English 383 & FilmStd 383 are jointly offered; w/same topic, they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st; satisfaction of GER English Composition competency req; English 290(P) or 6 cr in courses approved for hum breadth cr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Film Noir
    3 LEC 001 48891 - 01/26-05/07 Schneider, Benjamin TBA  

ENGLISH-743: Film Studies: (3 units; G )

A graduate-level introduction to film studies, including methods of film analysis and approaches to the history of film.

Notes:
Retakable w/chg in topic to 9 cr max. English 743 & FilmStd 743 are jointly offered; w/same topic, they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Intro to Film Theory and Criticism
    3 LEC 001 47826 4:00 PM-7:50 PM T 01/26-05/07   TBA  

FILM-220: Basic Elements of Filmmaking (3 units; U ; FEE)

Pre-portfolio studio in 16mm film production.

Notes:
Prereq: Film 116(P), Film 117(P) & either 114(214)(P) or 210(P); or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LAB 801 34195 9:00 AM-10:50 AM MW 01/26-05/07   TBA  
Additional Tuition $65.40.
Add'l Special Course Fee: $50.00.
Audit never allowed.
  (FEE) 3 LAB 802 34196 9:00 AM-10:50 AM MW 01/26-05/07   TBA  
Additional Tuition $65.40.
Add'l Special Course Fee: $50.00.
Audit never allowed.