General studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to deepen the knowledge
of directing.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected
to be able to grasp the central issues and
questions that concern directing.

Course contents

The student chooses one (1) of the books and
writes an exam on that book on the specified date.
NOTE! The student must notify the examinator of
which book he/she will read for the exam.

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Previous course names


Additional information


Recommended or required reading

Rabiger, Michael (1997) Directing – Film
techniques and aesthetics.
Oxford: Focal Press

Bordwell, David & Thompson, Kristin (2004) : Film
Art – An Introduction (7th edition)
New York: McGraw-Hill

Study activities

Individual studies - 133 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 133 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 133 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Exams (written-, oral-, home-)

Assessment requirements

A passed exam.


Nåls Jan


Nåls Jan

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

The timetable of the course

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Assessment methods

Date of examination will be announced later - Exams

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