HA 217 — History of Avant-Garde Film

3 credits; 2 lecture and 2 lab hours

This course is cross-listed with FI 224 This course is a survey of major moments in avant-garde film from 1895 to the present. Through readings and discussions, students explore theories of avant-gardism, and study how such films are expressions of the historical, cultural, and philosophical contexts of their production. (G7: Humanities)
Prerequisite(s): FI 111 or HA 112.

Art History and Museum Professions BS Degree Program


School of Liberal Arts Applications accepted for fall only.      NYSED: 30021     CIP:  50.1002     The major in Art History and Museum Professions prepares students for positions in museums and other art institutions, with a focus on collections management, development, education, public relations, rights and reproductions, visitor services, special events, and exhibitions. Students in the program are required to pursue a one-semester internship with an arts-related institution or organization. Students must have taken  HA 112  or equivalent prior to entering the program. Curriculum below is for the entering class of fall 2022.

Student Services


...217-3900 Kaufman Hall, first floor, (212) 217...treatment are required. FIT has a mandatory health...

Student Services


...217-3900 Kaufman Hall, first floor, (212) 217...and health maintenance. FIT has a mandatory health...

Campus and Facilities


...STUDIES (212) 217-4300 fitnyc.edu/gradstudies The School of Graduate Studies has classrooms, laboratories...

Campus and Facilities


...D529, (212) 217-5470 fitnyc.edu/printfx A professionally staffed digital facility, PrintFX has high...

Toy Design BFA Degree Program


...HA courses ( HA 111 , HA 112 , or HA...215 , PE 216 PE 217 ; PL (Philosophy); SC...

Fine Arts BFA Degree Program


...choice: 9 credits . HA 331 , HA 411 , and...215 , PE 216 , PE 217 ; PL (Philosophy); PO...

Fabric Styling BFA Degree Program


...CHOICE of one (1) HA course that meets...215 , PE 216 , PE 217 ; PL (Philosophy); PO...

Fashion Design – Knitwear


...CHOICE of one (1) HA course that meets...215 , PE 216 , PE 217 ; PL (Philosophy); PO...

Fashion Design – Sportswear


...CHOICE of one (1) HA course that meets...215 , PE 216 , PE 217 ; PL (Philosophy); PO...

Graphic Design BFA Degree Program


...CHOICE of one (1) HA course that meets...215 , PE 216 , PE 217 ; PL (Philosophy); PO...

Illustration BFA Degree Program


...CHOICE of one (1) HA course that meets...215 , PE 216 , PE 217 ; PL (Philosophy); PO...

Interior Design BFA Degree Program


...CHOICE of one (1) HA course that meets...and Dance) 215 , 216 , 217 ; PL (Philosophy); SC...

Packaging Design BFA Degree Program


...CHOICE of one (1) HA course that meets...215 , PE 216 , PE 217 ; PL (Philosophy); PO...

School of Liberal Arts and Sciences


...B623, (212) 217-4320 fitnyc.edu/liberalarts Every degree program at FIT has at its...

Home Products Development BS Degree Program


...of Business Communication 3 HA 345 - History...215 , PE 216 , PE 217 ; PL (Philosophy); PO...

Fashion Design AAS Degree Program


...3 MAJOR AREA FD 217 - Design Studio III...different areas in non-HA liberal arts courses...

Financial Aid Services


...costs/financial-aid (212) 217-3560 Full-time...enrollment. Once a student has reached the annual...

Film and Media BS Degree Program


...Media Studies); FR (French); HA (History of Art...215 , PE 216 , PE 217 ; PL (Philosophy); PO...

Special Assistance


...Center, Room A571 (212) 217-4170 fitnyc.edu...AND SELECTIVE SERVICE FIT has been accorded recognition...