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SOC 330LEC - Cinematic Sociology
Lecture
Cinematic Sociology SOC Enrollment Information (not real time - data refreshed nightly)
Class #:   19917   Enrollment Capacity:   105
Section:   SOC   Enrollment Total:   103
Credits:   3.00 credits   Seats Available:   2
Dates:   02/01/2021 - 05/07/2021   Status:   OPEN
Days, Time:   T R , 6:30 PM - 7:50 PM
Room:   Remote view map
Location:   Remote      
  Course Description
Explores how films are a vehicle for social commentary, analysis, and criticism, particularly with regard to controversial topics and social problems. This is not a class on film theory or production or the film industry, but rather the sociological implications of film. Cinematic Sociology explores the dual role of film: a window into globalizing cultures and a social force that shapes globalizing trends. Sociological theories and methods are used both to see films analytically and to extend sociological investigation beyond the classroom, connecting what is viewed to real world observations.
  Instructor(s)
             Strahan look up    
  On-line Resources
Other Courses Taught By: Strahan