Theatre and Media Arts
 

Screenwriting 1

Screenwriting 1
Basic narrative and nonfiction (documentary, educational, industrial, multimedia) screenwriting principles through reading, viewing, testing, and completing writing assignments.
TMA
241
 Hours3.0 Credit, 4.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesTMA 291 or 292 or concurrent enrollment.
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring, Summer
 ProgramsContaining TMA 241
Course Outcomes: 

Personal Experience and Point of View

Draw on your own experiences to develop a unique point of view; observe your world to find stories to tell.

Art of Screenwriting

Understand and practice the basic artistic principles of screenwriting, including use of character, structure, images, meaning, theme, etc.

Professional Practices

Learn practices of professionalscreenwriting, including formatting, economy of description, etc.

Constructive Feedback

Give constructive feedback on others' stories; learn to receive constructive feedback on your own work.