General studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to learn students to see and analyze film and it´s characters as functional figures.

Basic vocabulary on dramaturgy is learned as a tool to talk about movies and manuscripts.

The student gets interested in history of film and television and understands its impact on contemporary film and tv.

There is philosophy in film.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to recognice some dramaturgical models as tools to analyze film.

Student knows about history of film and televsision and the technological development, conventions in narrative fiction and televison context.

Course contents

A Lesson with some examples and underlying theory.

Analysing in working groups.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 83 hours
  • Individual studies - 50 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 requirements

To pass the course the student should do the assignments and attend att least 80% of lessions.f


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