Grammar: Comedy and Film

Parsons School of Design: Art and Design History

Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students

Grammar: Arts and Argument

Spring 2019

Taught By: Arnold Klein

Section: A

CRN: 1961

Credits: 3

Grammar, as a subject matter, is concerned with the elements of language and the rules of their combination. Grammar, as an art, however, may be defined as a method of eliciting from any formed thing the principles of its formedness. This concept of grammar gives it a universal scope. This courses teaches an art of grammar through the close examination of philosophical texts and works of art in all mediums. As a method can only be learned in practice, students should be prepared to participate in class exercises directly and by active listening.

Open to: All university undergraduate degree students. Pre-requisite(s): first-year university writing course and at least one prior history or methods course in art, media, film, or visual culture.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Art and Design History (PLAD)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Lecture (L)

Max Enrollment: 18

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 5:47am 8/17/2018

Meeting Info:

Days: Friday

Times: 3:50pm - 6:30pm

Building: 6 East 16th Street

Room: 1008

Date Range: 1/25/2019 - 5/10/2019