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CINE 344 : The Science Fiction Film

Prerequisites: Upper division standing; cinema major/minor; completion of CINE 200, CINE 202, CINE 204, CINE 211, and CINE 212 (or equivalents) with grades of C or better; or consent of instructor.
Description: Exploration of the origin, characteristics, and evolution of the science fiction film. Basic narrative conventions and iconography. Relationship to other genres (i.e., westerns, horror films). Ideological functioning within changing social realities.
Units: 3
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