ERIC Number: EJ606201
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Using Feature Films To Teach Human Development Concepts.
Harper, Ruth E.; Rogers, Lawrence E.
Journal of Humanistic Counseling, Education and Development, v38 n2 p89-97 Dec 1999
Gives evidence of how and why feature films are effective instructional tools, particularly when teaching concepts of human development to college students. Explains that use of films helps to dramatize and frame issues, generate discussion, and provide links with personal experience. Uses several examples from movies to help explain the significance of film for the visual learner. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: "The Role of the Media in Mental Health." For related articles, see CG 555 268-273.