Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020

CIN 303 Screen Comedy(RLA)

4 hours; 4 credits. An examination of screen comedy. The course will consider comedy as a form of performance and as a mode of film practice, with attention to techniques that create laughter. Readings include critical and theoretical works on the nature of comedy and the role of the comic performer in generating meaning. Prerequisites: ENG 151 and CIN 210 or CIN 220.