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Last approved: Thu, 13 Apr 2017 16:10:02 GMT

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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Germanic Language and Literature (GER)
German Cinema after 1945
German Cinema after 1945
Fall 2017
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The evolution of German cinema after 1945 in relation to social and political developments in the two German states; the national and international influences on the development of East and West German film and on film since German unification. Taught in English.
1. Students will learn and apply critical film concepts in class discussion, oral
presentations and written assignments
2. Students will analyze films and secondary literature on these films in their historical,
political, and cross-cultural contexts
3. Students will evaluate the significance of individual German films and the role of film
criticism as a reflection of and commentary on German history
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ESIA-Europe GCR (Pre2010)
ESIA-Humanities Courses
SEAS - Humanities Electives
The Dept. is seeking GPAC attributes for Oral Communication, Cross Cultural and
Critical Thinking.

This course was approved for Humanities, Oral Communication and Cross Cultural by the GPAC Committee on March 6, 2017 (CG).
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