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The degree may include the following courses taught by specialists from a variety of disciplines:

  • Film Style
  • Interpretation and Criticism
  • Classic and Contemporary Film Theory
  • Concepts in Film History
  • Study of a Single Director
  • Film and Phenomenology
  • Film Music
  • Film and Modernism
  • Contemporary Theories of Spectatorship - Embodiment, Ethics and Politics
  • The Film-Philosophy of Stanley Cavell

A practical one-week course takes place at the beginning of the first term; this is introductory and applicants should note that thereafter the degree is not a practical one.