Study Programmes 2017-2018
Issues relating to aesthetics of the image
Duration :
30h Th
Number of credits :
Master in performing arts (120 ECTS)5
Master in history of art and archaeology : general (120 ECTS)5
Master in performing arts (120 ECTS)5
Lecturer :
Dick Tomasovic
Language(s) of instruction :
French language
Organisation and examination :
Teaching in the second semester
Units courses prerequisite and corequisite :
Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program
Learning unit contents :
This theoretical course aims at laying out the foundations of the aesthetic approach to cinema and more largely to images. The course dedicates itself to a series of problems around the question of the representation of the space in the cinema. Surface, depth, 3-D, attraction and other notions will be envisaged through the analysis of films.
Learning outcomes of the learning unit :
Provide students with a solid theoretical framework on issues of aesthetics.
Prerequisite knowledge and skills :
Planned learning activities and teaching methods :
Students must hand in a written file by the end of the year.
Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning) :
See :
Recommended or required readings :
Recommanded reading :
Antoine Gaudin, L'Espace cinématographique, Esthétique et dramaturgie, Pars, Armand Colin, 2015.
Assessment methods and criteria :
Oral examination bearing on the student's essay.
Work placement(s) :
Organizational remarks :
Le Cinemascope n'est pas un format fait pour filmer les hommes, mais les serpents ou les enterrements.
Fritz Lang
Contacts :
Dick Tomasovic
Théorie et pratique des arts du spectacle Département des Arts et sciences de la Communication Faculté de Philosophie et Lettres Université de Liège Place du XX août, 7 4000 Liège Belgique 32 4 366 32 88 ou 3279 (secrétariat)