CINE 85 Advanced Screenwriting (3)
Credit, Degree Applicable
An advanced course reinforcing writing skills required for visual media and, in particular, cinema. Professional format, character and plot development, film grammar and aesthetics are emphasized in creating and revising original screenplays.
Offered on occasion
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Appraise story elements in visual media based on accepted industry standards.
- Outcome 2: Organize, analyze and integrate content into a coherent 3-act dramatic structure.
- Outcome 3: Construct a screenplay employing professional format and technical requirements.
- Outcome 4: Criticize and revise stories with respect to psychological motivation, plot development, and cinematic grammar.