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Screenwriting
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. Film Production Certificate students are required to register for the correspon...
Jan 28 - May 13
On Campus
Monday
6:00 - 7:50 PM
Spring 2019
Screenwriting 1: The First Act
This course for the beginning screenwriter guides students through the process of executing a detailed step outline and drafting a first act. Pre-requisite: Script Analysis (NSRW 0280). Film Production Certificate students are required to register for the corresponding CT lab.
Jan 28 - May 13
On Campus
Monday
8:00 - 9:50 PM
Spring 2019
Screenwriting 2
Students undertake the challenging task of finishing a draft of their feature-length screen plays. Pre-requisite: Script Analysis (NSRW 0280) and Screenwriting 1: The First Act (NSRW 0381). Film Production Certificate students are required to register for the corresponding CT lab.
Jan 24 - May 09
On Campus
Thursday
6:00 - 7:50 PM
Spring 2019
Screenwriting 3
Just when you think your screenplay is complete, the rewriting process begins. The focus of this course is improving the first draft, polishing the material for submission to potential agents, producers, directors, or production companies. Pre-requisite: Script Analysis (NSRW 0280), Screenwriting 1: The First Act (NSRW 0381) and Screenwriting 2 (NSRW 0382). Film Production Certificate students are required to registe...
Jan 23 - May 08
On Campus
Wednesday
6:00 - 7:50 PM
Spring 2019
Script Analysis CT Lab
ONLY Film Production Certificate students are required to sign up for this non-instructional lab. This course carries no credit or formal schedule. All certificate students must register for the corresponding CT LAB section of every required and elective class they are enrolled in. The CT LAB accounts for the minimum of 5-hours per week outside of class that students are expected to work on graded assignments requ...
Jan 22 - May 13
On Campus
Tuesday
5:33 - 5:33 AM
Spring 2019
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