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Script Analysis

Whether you are a writer, a director, or a producer, an understanding of story structure and dramatic principles is essential. In-depth analysis of a screenplay’s storyline, characters, dialogue, images, and theme reveals a wide range of narrative techniques and storytelling styles, from Hollywood to independent and everything in between.

  • Programs:
  • Format: Online
  • Section: A
  • Course Number: CRN 1311 - NSRW 0280 A
  • Pace, William
Jun 01 - Jul 26
Summer 2020
CRN 1311
What you will learn
  • How essential information in film scripts is conveyed.\nHow story elements are communicated through visual means.\nHow dramatic momentum is built with cause and effect.\nWhat makes a character credible and complex.
  • Students gain the ability to analyze any film script and apply that knowledge to their own screenwriting. \nRefined writing and communication skills.\nExposure to and appreciation of successful films and their film scripts for analysis.
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