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<span id="_ctl16__ctl0_head_title">Ryerson: The Chang School: Course: CDMP 610</span>

CDMP 610 Writing Film Reviews

Course series
Communication & Design Program Area

Duration: 25 Hours
Fee: $481.48* (Payment in full is required at time of enrolment; HST Included.)

This workshop will combine your enjoyment of film with a desire to write critically about it. It will help you sharpen your ability to compose solid critical writing to capture the attention of an online or print audience. Through film screenings, lectures and practice sessions, you will be introduced to writing film criticism. The course will offer an opportunity to compose at least one review which will be shared in class.


Instructor: Kevin Courrier. Courrier is a freelance writer/broadcaster with CBC Radio and currently a film critic with Critics at Large. He is also the author of a number of books (Dangerous Kitchen: The Subversive World of Zappa, Randy Newman’s American Dreams, and Artificial Paradise: The Dark Side of The Beatles Utopian Dream). He teaches part-time film courses to seniors through the LIFE Institute at Ryerson University in Toronto and other venues. His forthcoming book is Reflections in the Hall of Mirrors: American Movies and the Politics of Idealism.

Fall 2016
Enrolment for this term is closed.
There are no classes/sections scheduled for this course in Fall 2016
Winter 2017
Enrolment for this term is closed.
There are no classes/sections scheduled for this course in Winter 2017
Spring/Summer 2017
Enrolment for Spring/Summer 2017 is currently open; see Important Dates for specific enrolment periods. See Enrolment for instructions on enrolling online, by mail, or in person. Undergraduate Students: Please enrol using RAMSS for courses applicable to your degree program.Due to Congress 2017 taking place on campus, there will be no undergraduate, graduate, or Chang School on campus classes from Saturday, May 27 to Friday, June 2, 2017. Distance Education courses will not be affected. There are a few other exceptions that will run through Congress week. Please visit Congress 2017 – Chang School Exceptions page for more information and for the complete list of Chang School exceptions..
There are no classes/sections scheduled for this course in Spring/Summer 2017

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