History of Film, Television and Radio 2

Course Code: AFTV 253

Academic Year: 2017-2018

This course will provide a survey of developments in film, television and radio from early experiments with the panorama and the daguerreotype to digital video and the latest advances in computer enhancement. Students will be required to view films that have revolutionized film making over the last century as well as significant contemporary films, which will be used to analyze and discuss filmmaking techniques. A substantial portion of the course will be devoted to the study of the history of the electronic media in Canada.