Special Topics- Screenwriting: Short film, Web series


Learn screenwriting by writing short films scripts. Develop your short film script using written lectures, script readings, streamed/recorded video lectures, strategic writing assignments and online class discussion. Learn the art, craft and creative fundamentals of short script and web series development. Using structured sets of
questions/writing prompts, class members will brainstorm characters, plot, images, back stories to build their film idea. This course provides a thorough grounding in short film and webisode development and structure. Study character creation, scene structure, thematic impact. Workshop your film idea and web series concept into a structured script outline.

This course satisfies Category: V for Film Certificate

Fall 2019


Base cost: $1206 ($402/credit)
Term Fee: $47
Class Fee: $
Materials fee may apply. See SPIRE for details
  • Start date: September 3, 2019
  • End date: December 11, 2019
  • Last day to add: September 16, 2019
  • Last day to drop: September 16, 2019
  • Last day to withdraw: October 29, 2019
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