Assessment Tasks & Activities

    % Due
1 PRESENTATIONS 20% Ongoing
Students (in groups of 2-3) will give a presentation on an innovative approach influenced by technology or artistic experimentation focused around breaking down a scene.

 

2 QUIZZES 15% Week 8 & 12
There will be two quizzes worth 7.5% each done in-class

 

3 DRAFT PAPER & PEER REVIEW 15% Week 10
Each student will peer review draft papers from two other students in an exchange using the peer feedback rubric.

 

4 FINAL PAPER 35% Week 13
Write a final paper on innovation in filmmaking focused on a particular film/filmmaker or technology.  Emphasis will be on interpretation of the influence of this topic on the history of film production, in relation to the broader historical context. (approx. 6-8 pages, double spaced)

 

ENGAGEMENT & COLLABORATION 15% ongoing
The participation grade ranges from class participation in lectures, exercises, assignments and constructive feedback.

You will need to participate in online discussion board & video response topics at least 4 times over the term.

100%