VIS 307 Critical Theory and Media

A basic beginning survey of contemporary art, film and media theory, focusing on: realism, formalism, semiotics, psychoanalysis, feminism, Marxism, gender studies, post-structuralism, and broader issues of authorship, narratology, postmodernism and multiculturalism. Pre-requisite(s): Junior or Senior status or instructor approval. (Formerly VIS 362)

Lecture/Lab/Studio: 3+0+0