ELIUP 067 English Through Film • 5 Cr.


Students increase their communication skills by viewing, discussing and thinking critically about films. Prerequisite: Acceptance to the ELI program.


After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Understand the story from images, words, and other sounds
  • Explain setting, plot, and themes.
  • Use film vocabulary in class and life.
  • Say and support opinions.
  • Explain how style (music, mood, symbols, foreshadowing) affect a viewer's response.
  • Explain personal values and respect others' opinions.