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The Language of Hollywood: Storytelling, Sound, and Color

Scott Higgins Wesleyan University @Coursera
Class Start: TBA
Duration: 5 weeks
Approximate Workload: 4-6 hours/week
Certificate: Yes
Level: beginner
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This Film History course explores how fundamental changes in film technology affected popular Hollywood storytelling. We will consider the transition to sound, and the introduction of color.
Categories: [Art, Design, Music, Film]

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Anonymous (Singapore, Singapore) , 2013-12-13
Scott Higgins, led a very enjoyable course dealing with some of the most important historical developments in Hollywood film industry.

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pssGuy (North Vancouver, BC) , 2013-11-20
Amiable lecturer.
Absolutely no feedback from prof or TAs

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Anonymous (Singapore, Singapore) , 2013-11-13
Had a wonderful traveling through time with the movies as they added sound and color to the storytelling.

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Anonymous (Singapore, Singapore) , 2013-04-29
Delightful course - designed to be easy, one final exam (re-takeable multiple times!) is the only grade, taking all the pressure off. Excellent selection of movies for variety and showcasing development of the medium as a storytelling device. Good informative lectures.

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