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FIST 240 002 (Lecture)

Media Industries

Overview of today's film and media industries, and of the concepts governing their practices.

This course is eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. To determine whether you can take this course for Credit/D/Fail grading, visit the Credit/D/Fail website. You must register in the course before you can select the Credit/D/Fail grading option.

Credits: 3

Location: Vancouver

Term 1 (Sep 03, 2019 to Nov 29, 2019)

Cr/D/F Grading Change Dates

Last day to change between Credit/D/Fail and percentage grading (grading options cannot be changed after this date): September 17, 2019


Withdrawal Dates
Last day to withdraw without a W standing : September 17, 2019
Last day to withdraw with a W standing
(course cannot be dropped after this date) :
October 11, 2019

TermDay Start TimeEnd TimeBuildingRoom
1 Tue Thu11:0012:30Frederic Wood Theatre102
Instructor: STRANG, BRENT
Note: this section is blocked from registration. Check the comments for details or contact the department for further details.

Seat Summary
Total Seats Remaining:5
Currently Registered:39
General Seats Remaining:5
Restricted Seats Remaining*:0
-  If this section if FULL or BLOCKED please sign up for the corresponding wait list section - FIST 240, Section WL2. Once you have registered in the wait list there is no need to contact the Department. Your registration will be switched to the parent section when space becomes available. Preference may be given to Majors, Minors, or Honours students in Theatre or Film. For more information about Department of Theatre and Film wait lists please visit: http://theatrefilm.ubc.ca/undergraduate/undergraduate-courses/how-to-wait-list-a-course/

Book Summary :
Title Reqd/Opt/Rel Author ISB
Contemporary Hollywood Film Industry Required MCDONALD 9781405133883
Etext Rental : Media Industries: History Theory and Method (Wiley E-Text) Optional HOLT / CEI / 194 191 9781444360233
Media Industries : History Theory and Method Required HOLT 9781405163422
Understanding Media Industries 2/E Required HAVENS 9780190215323