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Theatre Arts (THA)

THA 2070  Comedy in Film  (3)                                                                     as required
This course focuses on the psychological, social, and dramatic roots of comedy, as well as reviewing the social context of American comedy. Students will study paired films from different time periods, all of which use elements of comic structure, characterization, plot, symbolism, and themes. This course is writing-intensive; 2 hours of lecture, 2 hours of laboratory per week. (General Education: AH) Prerequisite: ENG 1061 or equivalent