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Instructor Class Description

Time Schedule:

Jason L Patterson
CHID 496
Seattle Campus

Focus Groups

Credit/no-credit only.

Class description

Queer Images in Film will explore the relation between perception, stereotypes, and society through the use of the cinema. Utilizing a variety of lenses we will explore the context of the film, its relation to identity and in some cases the misappropriation of such ideas and themes to other causes. Tues will be assigned to watching the movie, Thursday to discussion and exploration. This class can be counted as an I&S credit and will have an optional writing component.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

Tues will be the observation of the film. Thursday will generally start with an interactive activity followed by a discussion based around the concepts the movie has provided.

Recommended preparation

Class assignments and grading

It is a writing optional course, but as a standard there will be no homework, only attendance of both classes.

The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Jason L Patterson
Date: 11/07/2007