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CN2666 - The Haunted Screen: Dark Visions in Cinema

[Offered in even-numbered years, however not offered in 2012]

Credit points: 3
Year: 2012
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: School of Arts & Social Sciences

This subject explores the historical development of Horror and related genres in the cinema. It offers students the means to analyse these important areas of cinema with theoretical depth and sophistication, while relating them to social and cultural dynamics.

Learning Outcomes

  • knowledge of the history and development of Horror and related genres in cinema;
  • theoretical and methodological tools for cinema appreciation and analysis.

Graduate Qualities

  • The ability to think critically, to analyse and evaluate claims, evidence and arguments;
  • The ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences;
  • The ability to use and interpret different media.
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