DESAN 397R

Pitching for Film & Games

Design College of Fine Arts and Communications

Course Description

Develop and pitch story structures and video game ideas to a group.

When Taught

Fall

Grade Rule

Grade Rule 8: A, B, C, D, E, I (Standard grade rule)

Fixed

1.5

Fixed

3

Title

Pitching Stories

Learning Outcome

Students will be able to write and present game and film pitches in front of an audience.

Title

Idea Development

Learning Outcome

Students will be able to find the core of an idea and improve the idea around that core. Students will be able to recognize the difference between an idea that works compared to one that creates problems with scope, character needs, story structure, or focus.