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    AAS 417SEM - Black Aesthetics
    Black Aesthetics PAP Enrollment Information (not real time - data refreshed nightly)
    Class #:   20046   Enrollment Capacity:   10
    Section:   PAP   Enrollment Total:   4
    Credits:   3.00 credits   Seats Available:   6
    Dates:   01/29/2018 - 05/11/2018   Status:   OPEN
    Days, Time:   T , 6:00 PM - 8:40 PM
    Room:   Clemen 206 view map
    Location:   North Campus      
      Course Description
    Introduces the major images elements of sound, lights, space, and time-motion, and how they are used in film and television to influence perception. The course is designed to provide students with criteria to help them judge and experience media-articulated messages at different intellectual and emotional levels. Analyses and discusses specially selected television and film materials in terms of how media elements can be used to influence perception and emotions. Encourages students to do comparative analyses of different types of mass media communications to discover relevant cultural elements and the principles underlying their uses.
                 Pappas, J G look up    
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