Course Description

Do you have previous experience in screenwriting? If you answered yes, this advanced screenwriting workshop is for you. Students should have basic computer skills. Our cutting-edge, fast-paced workshop will review:

• theme versus plot
• idea development
• 3-dimensional character development
• dialogue
• inciting incident
• story structure
• scene sequences
• genres

Students will read and write scripts and watch films. Students will need the following:
• A passion for storytelling
• A strong work ethic
• Ability to write 20 to 30 pages per week
• Willingness to critique and to be critiqued
• Willingness to post work on a secure site to exchange feedback with other students

Existing scripts are due to the instructor one to two weeks before the first workshop session. The goal of this advanced screenwriting workshop will be to complete a feature-length screenplay, or an hour-long digital dramatic program, or rewrite an existing feature-length screenplay. With hard work, this workshop could be your ticket into the festival and feature-film markets.


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Section Title
Advanced Screenwriting Workshop
Online/Internet Based
6:30PM to 8:30PM
Aug 25, 2020 to Oct 13, 2020
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
  • Online
Course Fee(s)
Tuition and Fees non-credit $249.00
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