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Cinematic Architecture
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This course will introduce students to film studies, particularly as it applies to the visualization, adaptation, and creation of space. Issues of film history, including the technological and social development of film will be viewed and discussed. Throughout the course topics of interest will be used as comparisons between architecture and film. Design exercises will allow students to shoot and edit their own short productions using digital video technology. The final project will involve a documentary using animation as well as other lessons from the course.

Fall 2016 Course Description

More detailed course descriptions can be found here.


Old Course Numbers: AVSM 3500/6500

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Visual/Digital Media