Summer 2017 Undergraduate English Courses: Drama and Performance Studies
351:303 - Screenwriting for Film
Drama and Performance Studies
This course is intended to introduce students to the basics of screenwriting, including:
dramatic action, narration, plot structure and character
Prerequisite: 351:211 or 351:212 or permission of instructor.
Screenwriting for Film focuses on a more in-depth look at cinema scripting as a craft. In addition to learning how to write for film, students will read film scripts and screen selected works. Instructors also hold first-hand knowledge of the film industry, and bring their experiences directly into the classroom.