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Undergraduate Bulletin 2007-2008
 
Bulletin Homepage |College of Arts & Sciences | Documentary Studies Courses

Courses in Documentary Studies

A Doc 251 (= A His 251) Introduction to Documentary Studies (3)

The course will be offered every fall and by rotating faculty from Journalism, History, and Communication. A single faculty member will coordinate the course, but CAS faculty from the five documentary areas will be invited in as guest lecturers to introduce students to the five major documentary forms: nonfiction and long-form journalistic writing, photography, film and video, radio/audio, and multimedia/hypermedia. All students majoring in documentary studies must take this “gateway” introduction to the theory and history of documentary production.

A Doc 400 Honors Tutorial in Documentary Studies (1).

This course may be repeated for credit.

A Doc 450 Honors Project in Documentary Studies

This course provides students with the opportunity and guidance to produce more expanded final projects than non-Honors students.

A Doc 451 Honors Seminar and Practicum in Documentary Studies (1 credit)

Supplementary 1-credit course paralleling A Doc 450.