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ANTH 2243 - Anthropology Through Film

Credit(s): 3
Lecture Hour(s): 3
Lecture Hours Schedule Type: Blended, Lecture, Online
This course takes a historical and theoretical perspective of ethnographic film, the visual medium through which anthropologists and filmmakers have “captured” and presented human cultural experience for almost 100 years. Students will engage in a critical analysis of the representations presented in ethnographic film and consider relationships between the development of the ethnographic film genre and the development of Anthropology as a whole.

Prerequisite(s): ANTH 1103  or consent of the department.
GNED Cluster 4 - Tier 3