CINE 75 Screenwriting (3)
Lec-52.5, field trips
Credit, Degree Applicable
An introductory course that addresses writing for visual media and, in particular, cinema. Professional format, film grammar and aesthetics are emphasized as these skills are then utilized in creating original and well-researched screenplays.
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Appraise and rate story elements in visual media based on accepted industry standards.
- Outcome 2: Organize and integrate content into a coherent 3-act dramatic structure.
- Outcome 3: Construct a screenplay employing professional format and technical requirements.
- Outcome 4: Analyze and critique stories with respect to psychological motivation, plot development, and cinematic grammar.