ART 117 : Introduction to Screenwriting

Credits

3

Class Hours

3 lecture

Prerequisites

“C” or higher in ENG 100 or ENG 104.

Comments

Cross-listed with ENG 117.

Description

This is an introductory course in which students will learn basic principles of screenwriting. This includes thorough instruction in story development and structure, appropriate terminology, and the experience of the writing and rewriting process. Activities include script writing, viewing and analyzing short films, in-class writing assignments, reading essays, and reading and critiquing short screenplays.

Designations

Diversification: Arts — DA