Registration IDCOMLH242A01
Course TitleIntroduction to Visual Studies
DepartmentComparative Literature
InstructorJohn Muse
Time And DaysF 1:30-4:00
Room LocationHall 201
Additional Course InfoHU III
Cross-listed in Independent College Programs and Fine Arts
Prerequisite: Sophomore standing or higher.
An introduction to the trans-disciplinary field of Visual Studies, its methods of analysis and topical concerns. Traditional media and artifacts of art history and film theory, and also an examination of the ubiquity of images of all kinds, their systems of transmission, their points of consumption, and the very limits of visuality itself.
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