Course Info

DC 405: Topics in Screenwriting

Advanced study in screenwriting focusing on a specific genre each quarter such as: Science Fiction, Film Noir, Comedy, Action-Adventure, Nonfiction, etc. May be repeated for credit.

This course is repeatable.

Winter 2017-2018

Topic: Streaming Television
Section: 501
Class number: 20647
Meeting time: W 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00708 at Loop Campus

Dec Intersession 2017-2018

Topic: Pixar: Craft of Storytelling
Section: 801
Class number: 10043
Meeting time: TuWTh 5:15PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00214 at Loop Campus

Fall 2017-2018

Section: 701
Class number: 12465
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00211 at Loop Campus

Summer I 2016-2017

Topic: Writing the Animated Series
Section: 201
Class number: 42168
Meeting time: MW 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00209 at Loop Campus

Spring 2016-2017

Topic: Writing the Thriller
Section: 601
Class number: 33522
Meeting time: Th 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00207 at Loop Campus

Winter 2016-2017

Topic: Pixar: Craft of Storytelling
Section: 501
Class number: 22024
Meeting time: W 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00708 at Loop Campus

Fall 2016-2017

Topic: Developing the Indie Film
Section: 701
Class number: 33052
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00211 at Loop Campus

Spring 2015-2016

Topic: Screen Adaptation
Section: 601
Class number: 32820
Meeting time: Th 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00207 at Loop Campus

Winter 2015-2016

Topic: Film Noir
Section: 501
Class number: 22519
Meeting time: W 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00211 at Loop Campus

Fall 2015-2016

Topic: The Art of Scene Writing
Section: 701
Class number: 11521
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00211 at Loop Campus

Spring 2014-2015

Topic: Horror Thriller Suspense
Section: 901
Class number: 30309
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00507 at Loop Campus

Winter 2014-2015

Topic: Adaptation
Section: 501
Class number: 20269
Meeting time: W 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00228 at Loop Campus

Fall 2014-2015

Topic: The Art of Scene Writing
Section: 701
Class number: 10393
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00214 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Joshua Russell

Spring 2013-2014

Topic: Writing for Second City
Section: 901
Class number: 30372
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS LL107 at Loop Campus
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Winter 2013-2014

Topic: Writing the Romantic Comedy
Section: 501
Class number: 20325
Meeting time: W 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00200 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Kristyn Benedyk

Fall 2013-2014

Topic: Comedy, Joke and Sketch Writing
Section: 701
Class number: 11378
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00802 at Loop Campus
Topic: Comedy, Joke and Sketch Writing
Section: 710
Class number: 11379
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Spring 2012-2013

Topic: Stand Up Comedy
Section: 901
Class number: 35277
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS LL105 at Loop Campus

Winter 2012-2013

Topic: Writing the Horror Film
Section: 801
Class number: 24923
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00224 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Gary Novak | View syllabus
Topic: Writing the Horror Film
Section: 810
Class number: 24924
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Gary Novak | View syllabus