Enduring Understanding:Film is an art which creatively communicates ideas to an audience through a combination of visuals and sound.



Students will demonstrate knowledge of and use of specific shot types.

Students will analyze film appropriately.

Students will distinguish modes (genre) of media communication.

Students will understand the filmmaker's motivation and role of audience.

Students will develop ideas into a creative statement.


Students leave course with a firm understanding of the basic visual principals necessary for communicating/connecting with an audience.