History of the Moving Image

History of the Moving Image
Continuities and changes in the moving image from 1895 to the present, focusing on implications of emerging and converging media for spectatorship, social and individual identity construction, and potential sharing of spirituality.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesTMA 112 & TMA 114
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring
 ProgramsContaining TMA 295
Course Outcomes

Moving Images and Their Operations

Examine moving images and their operations as spirituality, art, technology, social force, and economics.

Moving Image Development: 1895 to Present

Explore spectator/user involvement in concrete aspects of the development of the moving image, from 1895 to the present.

Role of Contemporary Media

Thoughtfully consider the roles of contemporary media in shaping and revealing individual and social identities.

Collaboration and Practice

Collaboratively identify and share information on current practices involving media interactivity and its impacts upon the "user."