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2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

SMAD 371. Narrative Media Studies

Study of narrative theories that focus on the forms and effects of storytelling in cinema and television. Emphasis on how such theories explain the cultural impact and personal utility of narrative contents in everyday life. Consideration of “the hero`s journey” in a variety of film genres and TV formats. Prerequisite: SMAD 201 , SMAD 202  and SMAD 203 , plus SMAD 301  or SMAD 301L , and junior or senior standing; For nonmajors: Junior or senior standing and admission to the cross disciplinary minor in film studies; or permission of instructor.