Narrating Emotions Visually

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
311MNEV credit 1 10 hours (45 min) of instruction per semester, 18 to 23 hours of self-study English summer

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Two day module in which students will work in small groups to develop a scene given specific technical and narrative parameters which they will have to film over the week. The results of which will be show and analyzed on the last day of the module.

The goal of the module is to develop the expression of an emotional journey of a character through cinematic means. The students will need to identify the emotional beats that drive a narrative moment and bring it all together in a coherent language, paying special attention to changes and developments from start to end.

The final result will be a one shot scene that follows an emotional arc of a character with a coherent narrative flow.

Learning outcomes

The students will have a working knowledge of expressing an emotional arc using thoughtful visual storytelling.

Prerequisites and other requirements

Attendance is mandatory.



Evaluation methods and criteria

Finishing assigned homework.



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