Course List

The Art and History of Film -

ENGL 256 A

Instructor: Dr. Srikanth Mallavarapu
Block: 11
Time: T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: MILL 113
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Critical study of selected films drawn from a variety of periods and national cinemas. The course will focus on the elements of film and how directors use these elements to achieve their effects and make their meanings. Works will be placed within the history of cinema, allowing attention to how the elements of film art have developed over time. Lecture: 3hrs/wk; Laboratory: 3hrs/wk.

The Art & History of Film Lab -

ENGL 256L 1

Instructor: Dr. Srikanth Mallavarapu
Time: W 5:45PM-8:45PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: MILL 113

Catalog Description:

Critical study of selected films drawn from a variety of periods and national cinemas. The course will focus on the elements of film and how directors use these elements to achieve their effects and make their meanings. Works will be placed within the history of cinema, allowing attention to how the elements of film art have developed over time. Lecture: 3hrs/wk; Laboratory: 3hrs/wk.

Top in HNRS: Science Fiction -

HNRS 301 B

Instructor: Dr. Srikanth Mallavarapu
Block: 7A
Time: M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM
Term: 2014FA
Room: LUCS 125
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Concentrated study of a special topic (o r topics) from any division of the Colle ge. Open to honors students or non-honor s students with a cumulative GPA of at l east 3.2.

Stories From the World -

INQ 110 S2

Instructor: Dr. Srikanth Mallavarapu
Block: 10
Time: T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM
Term: 2014FA
Room: MILL 012
Units: 1

Catalog Description:

Introduces students to critical thinking in higher education, taking as its starting point a focused topic in a scholarly field. Critical inquiry will be taught in the context of careful reading of important intellectual works, as well as inquiry-based writing assignments. Research and collaborative skills will also be developed in an integrative setting designed to promote a student's journey toward a life of critical inquiry.