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CMM2106 Psychology, Psychoanalysis and Cinema
SCHOOL OF COMMUNICATIONS AND ARTS
Credit Points: 15
 
Description:

The unit examines the ways in which theories of psychology, psychoanalysis and psychotherapy have been and can be applied within Film Studies. It explains basic psychological and psychoanalytic concepts including Freudian and Jungian theories and then looks at how these have been and can be used within a study of cinema. It asks students to question, explore and apply these approaches to film texts. It focuses particularly on an application of Jungian concepts to film narratives.


This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
MAFVIDFilm and Video Major
SMCFVDFilm and Video 8 Unit Supporting Major
MIFVIDFilm and Video Minor
MAFVIFilm and Video Major
MAMEDMedia Studies Major
 
 
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 18/11/2004