Mar 23, 2023  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
2022-2023 Academic Catalog

THR* E232 - Script Writing (3 credits)

Code(s): AESX, HUM
Prerequisite(s): ENG* E102  
Script Writing is a workshop course in which students will explore the craft of writing scripts, including instruction in the techniques of writing for both stage and screen, with a focus on structuring plot and action, writing dialogue, and developing strong characters. Students will gain an understanding of the art and craft involved in writing for theatre and film, learning to apply a variety of artistic and technical elements germane to each genre. This course will emphasize critical assessment and rewriting as essential to the professional writing process. Students will workshop and complete writing assignments, provide and receive feedback, and read relevant works written for stage and screen.

Course Outline: THR 232