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<span id="_ctl16__ctl0_head_title">Ryerson: The Chang School: Course: CDMP 121</span>

CDMP 121 Film Theory

Certificate and Degree Credit
Communication & Design Program Area

Duration: 39 Hours
Fee: $647.03* (Payment in full is required at time of enrolment.)

This segment will survey major theoretical approaches to cinema from formalist and realist traditions to contemporary developments in the discipline. Students will read classic texts, view significant films, and be introduced to current critical theory. They will gain knowledge of the rhetoric, grammar, structure, aesthetics, and ideology of cinema, and will acquire a frame of reference for questioning the inherent belief systems within certain works of cinematic art. CDMP 121 is equivalent to MPF 427.

Fall 2017
Enrolment for this term is closed.
There are no classes/sections scheduled for this course in Fall 2017.
Winter 2018
Enrolment for this term is closed.
Classroom Delivery Option
Wednesday6:30 PM - 9:30 PM 17 Jan 2018-18 Apr 2018
Spring/Summer 2018
Priority enrolment is open through RAMSS only for students registered in certificate programs. Regular enrolment begins on February 26, 2018.
There are no classes/sections scheduled for this course in Spring/Summer 2018

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