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The MFA in Filmmaking invites applicants to teach a graduate level,Â 3 creditsÂ course called Film History and Theory I. The course is designed for MFA in Filmmaking majors and students interested in film analysis. The course is an introduction to film history, film studies and film theory & criticism. The course will survey cognitive, formal and ideology-focused theories of film in order to better comprehend the nature of the medium. Students will study the major industrial, technological, aesthetic and cultural developments in motion picture historyÂ with a special emphasis onÂ increasing representation in front of and behind the camera,Â as well asÂ theÂ necessity of de-colonizing the cinematic narrative. Students will be expected to attend a film screening each week.Students will research themes in film history and present this work in a final written paper.
Minimum qualifications: BA, BFA, MA, MFA, or PhD in Progressive Film StudiesÂ
Preferred qualifications: Five Years of College Teaching Experience.
Conditions of employment: Satisfactory Background check
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Internal Number: R938
About Maryland Institute College of Art
Founded in 1826, MICA is among the top visual arts colleges in the nation. The college enrolls 1,863 undergraduate and 306 graduate students from 48 states and 54 foreign countries, offering programs of study leading to the bachelor of fine arts (B.F.A.), master of arts (M.A.), master of fine arts (M.F.A.) degrees, and master of professional studies degrees (M.P.S), as well as post-baccalaureate certificate programs and a full slate of credit and noncredit courses for adults, college-bound students, and children. MICA is recognized as an important cultural resource for the Baltimore/Washington region, sponsoring many public and community-outreach programs-including more than 100 exhibitions by students, faculty, and nationally and internationally known artists annually-as well as artists' residencies, film series, lectures, readings, and performances.