Film, TV and Media History
The course illustrates the development of audiovisual media by means of relevant historical periods and analyzes to what extent technological leaps, societal/political conditions and market constellations have influenced each other. It will also show the concrete influence of content-related and esthetical innovation on national and international markets.
Film-, TV-, & Media Production (Bachelor)
Language of instruction
After the successful completion of this course the students will be able to describe the major international developments in film and media history from the early days of film at the end of the 19th century until now. They will possess solid expert knowledge of film history and will understand the influence of technical development on film and media production. The students will be able to analyze in what way economic, political or technical developments and stylistic periods in the history of film are linked.