Course title

Film Study I



Course description

This course offers a panoramic overview of the development of film from the first celluloid to the silent shorts with icons like Charlie Chaplin; through the studio boom in the 1930?s-1950?s into the ?Hollywood Renaissance? of the 1960?s and 1970?s. The students will be able to master film vocabulary and concepts while learning to formulate rich interpretations in analysis through written and verbal critiques. The students will examine the fundamental elements of film including narrative form; cinematography; editing and sound. The students will also examine the cultural aspects of film and be able to relate these aspects to the growth of the industry.

School country

United States

School state


School city


High school

Perry High School

School / district Address

1919 E Queen Creek Rd

School zip code


Requested competency code

Fine Arts

Date submitted



Approved competency code

  • FIAR
  • 1 year of Fine Art

Approved date

Online / Virtual