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CMS2019 Global Hollywood

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Arts
School or Department : School of Humanities and Communication


This course examines the emergence, development, and global expansion of the Hollywood film industry, arguably the most famous national cinema in the world. Focusing on contemporary Hollywood, the course takes both a textual and contextual approach and positions the industry in light of changing cultural, economic, industrial, political, and technological contexts. One of the features of this course is its inclusion of regular film screenings that feature a broad selection of Hollywood texts, from classic era to present-day films.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2011 External
Semester 1, 2011 On-campus Toowoomba