Course syllabus for MCOM 541 American Cinema
Course description: American Cinema, an introductory course in film studies, focuses on the Hollywood film as an art form, an economic force, and as a system of symbolic representation and communication. The course explores how Hollywood films work technically, artistically, and culturally to project, reinforce and challenge America's self-image.
Place, Kelly, "MCOM 541 American Cinema" (1997). Media Communications Syllabi. 45.