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Lesson 5 Viewing Conditions Extrinsic

Lesson 5 Viewing Conditions Extrinsic

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  • KNOWLEDGE: to develop ideas about how viewing conditions are extrinsic to the film itself and how these can shape audience responses
  • LEARNING: to build ideas of how extrinsic viewing conditions impact personal responses
  • APPLICATION: to develop understanding by analysis of Mulvey’s theory of the male gaze

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