Courses

0-99 Advanced Placement Credit; House Courses; First-Year Seminars; First-Year Writing; Registrar/Department special purpose
100-199 Introductory-level undergraduate courses; basic skills/activity courses; foundation courses; Focus program courses
200-399 Undergraduate courses above introductory level
400-499 Advanced undergraduate, senior seminars, capstone courses, honors thesis courses
500-699 Graduate courses open to advanced undergraduates
700-999 Graduate only courses (not open to undergraduates)

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Number Title Codes
AMI 89S First-Year Seminar
AMI 101 Introduction to the Arts of the Moving Image ALP
AMI 135 Experimental Sculpture and Installation Art ALP
AMI 141S Audiovisual Cultures in East Asia: Film, Music, and Other Media CCI, ALP, CZ
AMI 190 Special Topics in Film Studies
AMI 190A Duke-Administered Study Abroad: Special Topics in Film and Video
AMI 190S Special Topics in Film Studies
AMI 198 Experimental Interface Design STS, ALP
AMI 199 LGBTQ/Queer Cinema and Cultural Production ALP, SS
AMI 201 Introduction to Film Studies ALP
AMI 202 History of Documentary Film CCI, ALP
AMI 202A History of Documentary Film CCI, ALP
AMI 203S Film Theory STS, ALP
AMI 204S Media Theory STS
AMI 205 Contemporary Documentary Film: Filmmakers and the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival CCI, STS, ALP
AMI 206S The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict in Films CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
AMI 208S The Silent Film: An Introduction STS, ALP
AMI 209 Film Noir CCI, EI, ALP
AMI 209S Film Noir CCI, EI, ALP
AMI 210 Film Genres ALP
AMI 212 American Dreams, American Movies ALP
AMI 213 Melodrama East and West CCI, ALP
AMI 214S Documenting Black Experiences CCI, ALP, CZ
AMI 215 Animated Film: A History and Aesthetic STS, ALP
AMI 215S Discourse of Disease and Infection CCI, STS, ALP, CZ
AMI 217S Vampire Chronicles: Fantasies of Vampirism in a Cross-Cultural Perspective CCI, ALP
AMI 217SA The Economics of Art (The Chicago Scene) CCI, ALP
AMI 218FS Documenting the Middle East: Community and Oral History CCI, R, ALP, CZ
AMI 224S Ready for Prime Time: Writing the Dramatic TV Episode W, ALP
AMI 225SL Revolution on Screen: Filming Conflict in the Middle East CCI, ALP, CZ
AMI 229S Space-Body-Image CCI, ALP
AMI 230S Sound, Music, and the Moving Image CCI, W, ALP, CZ
AMI 236 Graphic Asia: Visual Storytelling and Global Asian/American Networks CCI, ALP
AMI 237 America from Abroad: Literature and Cinema CCI, EI, W, ALP
AMI 240S Around the Bloc: Cold War Culture in the USSR and Eastern Europe CCI, EI, CZ, SS
AMI 241L Web Project Design and Development QS
AMI 246S Social Movements and Social Media CCI, EI, STS, ALP, CZ
AMI 250 Master Filmmakers of Chinese Cinemas CCI, ALP, CZ
AMI 250FS Alien America: Immigrant Experiences in Literature and Film CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
AMI 252 German Film ALP, CZ
AMI 253 Indian Cinema CCI, R, ALP, CZ
AMI 254 Italian Cinema CCI, ALP
AMI 255 Japanese Cinema CCI, ALP, CZ
AMI 256 World of Korean Cinema CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
AMI 257 Contemporary Israeli Cinema CCI, EI, ALP
AMI 260 Anime: Origins, Forms, Mutations CCI, ALP
AMI 261 World War II and French Film CCI, EI, FL, CZ
AMI 262 Yesterday's Classics/Today's Movies CCI, FL, ALP
AMI 263S Screening the Holocaust: Jews, WWII, and World Cinema CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
AMI 264 Russian Revolutionary Cinema CCI, CZ
AMI 266S Poetic Cinema CCI, ALP, CZ
AMI 267 Existentialist Cinema CCI, EI, STS, ALP, CZ
AMI 268 Chinese Im/migration: Chinese Migrant Labor and Immigration to the US CCI, EI, ALP, SS
AMI 268S Trauma and Nostalgia: East European Film in the 21st Century CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
AMI 269 Global Chinese Cities through Literature and Film CCI, ALP, CZ
AMI 271 Classics of Page and Screen: Exploring the Iconic in Literature and Film CCI, ALP, CZ
AMI 272 The Middle East Through Film CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
AMI 273 Religion and Film CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
AMI 274 Spies Like Us: Screening Cold War Espionage CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
AMI 277 The Dramatic Monster: Horror on Stage and Screen ALP
AMI 280AS Studies in the United States Culture Industries R, W, ALP
AMI 281S Graphic Design in Motion
AMI 282S Modernism and the Arts CCI, ALP, CZ
AMI 283A Introduction to Global Los Angeles: An Interdisciplinary Survey (Service-Learning) CCI, EI, ALP
AMI 286 German History Through Film EI, ALP, CZ
AMI 287S Indigenous Journeys in South Asian Film and Literature CCI, ALP
AMI 290 Special Topics in Film Studies
AMI 290S Special Topics in Film Studies
AMI 295A Arts, Film, or Media Practicum
AMI 296S Arts Entrepreneurship
AMI 297SA Writing the Hollywood Cyber Journal ALP
AMI 298S Revealing Histories: Polish Cinema CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
AMI 301S Moving Image Practice STS, ALP
AMI 302 Hashtags Memes, Digital Tribes CCI, EI, STS, ALP, CZ
AMI 302S Adaptation W, ALP
AMI 302SA Transforming Fiction for Stage and Screen W, ALP
AMI 303S Writing the Short Film W, ALP
AMI 305S Screenwriting W, ALP
AMI 306S Writing the Movie. Introduction to the Theory and Practice of Writing for the Screen W, ALP
AMI 307S Theory Today: Introduction to the Study of Literature ALP
AMI 308 History of Photography, 1839 to the Present CCI, ALP, CZ
AMI 308S Hashtags Memes, Digital Tribes CCI, EI, STS, ALP, CZ
AMI 310S Acting For the Camera ALP
AMI 312S Documentary Video Production Workshop ALP
AMI 315S Environmental Issues & the Documentary Arts ALP
AMI 316SA stARTup Project R, ALP
AMI 318S American Independent Cinema CCI, ALP
AMI 320S Film Animation Production ALP
AMI 322S Motion Graphics for Film and Video STS, ALP
AMI 323L Interactive Graphics: Critical Code ALP, QS
AMI 325A Fundamentals of Web-Based Multimedia Communications R, ALP, QS
AMI 325L Fundamentals of Web-Based Multimedia Communications R, ALP, QS
AMI 325S Fundamentals of Web-Based Multimedia Communications R
AMI 331S Serial Fictions: The Art of 'To Be Continued' CCI, ALP
AMI 331S The Documentary Experience: A Video Approach R, ALP, SS
AMI 334S Producing Docu-Fiction ALP
AMI 335S Public Policy Video CCI, ALP, SS
AMI 336S Documentary and Policy: How Documentary Influences Policy ALP
AMI 337 Chinatowns: A Cultural History CCI, R, ALP, CZ
AMI 338S Storyworlds: The Art, Technology, and Pleasure of Narrative CCI, ALP, CZ
AMI 339 El cine político en américa Latina CCI, FL, ALP, CZ
AMI 340S Experimental Filmmaking ALP
AMI 342S Islamic Media CCI, ALP, CZ
AMI 343S Dance for the Camera R, STS, ALP
AMI 344S Death and the Emergence of the Modern Self CCI, EI, ALP, SS
AMI 350S Sound for Film and Video ALP
AMI 351 Representing the Artist in Film and Popular Culture ALP
AMI 352 3D Modeling and Animation ALP
AMI 352S Time, Space and Film R, STS, ALP
AMI 355S Cinematography ALP
AMI 356S 16mm Film Production ALP
AMI 357S Editing for Film and Video ALP
AMI 365S The Documentary Turn: Southern Culture EI, W, ALP, CZ
AMI 366S Video Journalism ALP, SS
AMI 369S Advanced Multimedia Production STS, ALP
AMI 370S Matters of Life and Death CCI, ALP
AMI 371S Russian Fiction and Film CCI, ALP
AMI 372 Kafka and Cinema CCI, STS, ALP
AMI 373S Recycled Cinema ALP
AMI 376SA Berlin Film City: Movies in the Metropolis CCI, ALP
AMI 380S Playmaking: Collaboration from Page to Stage W, ALP
AMI 381S Graphic Design in Motion ALP
AMI 385S Visiting Filmmaker Master Courses: Special Topics ALP
AMI 386 Mafia at the Movies CCI, ALP
AMI 390 Special Topics in Arts of the Moving Image
AMI 390A Duke-Administered Study Abroad: Advanced Topics in Film and Video
AMI 390S Special Topics in Film and Digital Video Production
AMI 395 Internship
AMI 410S Trauma and Space in Asia CCI, ALP, CZ
AMI 415S Interethnic Intimacies: Production and Consumption CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
AMI 416S Understanding Mediation CCI, ALP, CZ
AMI 419A Spanish Cinema from the Transition to the Present CCI, FL, ALP
AMI 420S Political Cinema in Latin America CCI, FL, ALP, CZ
AMI 423S City Stories, Eastern Europe: Prague, Warsaw, Budapest, Sarajevo CCI, CZ, SS
AMI 425S Surrealism: Aesthetics and Politics FL, R, ALP
AMI 429S Historical Documentary Production EI, R, ALP, SS
AMI 435 Experimental Sculpture and Installation Art ALP
AMI 438S Techno-Orientalism: Asian/America, (Post)Human and Science Fiction CCI, ALP, CZ
AMI 439 Queer China CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
AMI 450S Narrative Projects ALP
AMI 451S Filming Art ALP
AMI 455S World of Gaming: Art, Theory, Technology, and Business of a Multi-Billion Dollar Global Industry CCI, EI, STS, CZ, SS
AMI 476S Archiving and Visualizing Asia: Politics and Poetics of Knowledge Production CCI, R, CZ
AMI 489S Screening Europe CCI, ALP, CZ
AMI 490S Special Topics In Arts of the Moving Image
AMI 491 Individual Project
AMI 491-1 Individual Project
AMI 496S Visual Arts Practice and Arts of the Moving Image Senior Capstone ALP
AMI 499S Capstone Course in Arts of the Moving Image STS, ALP
AMI 515S Interethnic Intimacies: Production and Consumption CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
AMI 522 Eco-Media: Studies in Planetary Futures CCI, CZ, SS
AMI 522S Eco-Media: Studies in Planetary Futures CCI, EI, CZ, SS
AMI 538 Black Camera: Still and Moving Images EI, ALP
AMI 539S Queer China CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
AMI 540S Memory and Documentary Cinema in Latin America CCI, ALP
AMI 549S Techno-Orientalism: Asian/America, (Post)Human and SF CCI, ALP, CZ
AMI 561 Anime: Origins, Forms, Mutations CCI, ALP
AMI 575S Generative Media Authorship - Music, Text & Image ALP
AMI 610S Basic Concepts in Cinema Studies ALP
AMI 612S Theories of the Image: The Image in Walter Benjamin ALP
AMI 614S Thinking Digital Cinema STS, ALP
AMI 615S The #Selfie EI, R, STS, CZ
AMI 620S Film-philosophers / Film-makers STS, ALP, CZ
AMI 622S (Neosentience) Body as Electrochemical Computer R, STS, ALP, NS
AMI 630 Projections in Time: The Still and Moving Image R, ALP
AMI 631S Phenomenology and Media CCI, R, STS, ALP, CZ
AMI 632 Questions of National Cinemas R, CZ
AMI 632S Whitehead, Bergson, James CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
AMI 633S Seminar on Modern Chinese Cinema R, CZ
AMI 634S Producing Docu-Fiction ALP
AMI 635S 16mm Film Production ALP
AMI 639S Expanded Cinema: Cinema Outside the Movie Theater ALP
AMI 640S Literary Guide to Italy CCI, ALP, CZ
AMI 641 Documentary and East Asian Cultures CCI, EI, ALP, CZ
AMI 642 Citizen Godard CCI, W, ALP
AMI 643SL Narrative Practice in Global Art Cinema CCI, ALP
AMI 644S Third Cinema CCI, EI, STS, ALP, SS
AMI 650S Black Camera: Still and Moving Images CCI, ALP
AMI 685S Visiting Filmmaker Master Course: Special Topics ALP
AMI 690 Special Topics in Arts of the Moving Image
AMI 690S Special Topics in Arts of the Moving Image
AMI 691 Independent Study
AMI 692S Cinematography
AMI 693S Editing for Film and Video
AMI 701S Experimental Filmmaking
AMI 708S The Silent Film: An Introduction
AMI 709 Chinese Im/migration: Chinese Migrant Labor and Immigration to the US
AMI 722S Motion Graphics for Film and Video
AMI 725L Fundamentals of Web-Based Multimedia Communications
AMI 740S Producing Docu-Fiction
AMI 750S Sound For Film and Video
AMI 751S Narrative Projects
AMI 757S Editing for Film and Video
AMI 772 The Middle East through Film
AMI 791 Independent Study
AMI 794L Interactive Graphics: Critical Code
AMI 850S Deleuze: Cinema and Philosophy
AMI 890S Special Topics in AMI