Course Info

DC 101: Screenwriting for Majors

This course introduces digital cinema majors to dramatic writing for motion pictures. The topics covered include theme, plot, story structure, character, and dialogue. Emphasis is placed on telling a story in visual terms. Students are expected to develop and write a short screenplay. PREREQUISITE(S): None

Winter 2017-2018

Section: 501
Class number: 20644
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00209 at Loop Campus
Section: 502
Class number: 20646
Meeting time: MW 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: 14EAS 00209 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 503
Class number: 20929
Meeting time: Th 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00211 at Loop Campus
Instructor: James Choi | View syllabus
Section: 504
Class number: 21119
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: 14EAS 00207 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Daniel Pal | View syllabus
Section: 505
Class number: 26253
Meeting time: W 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00924 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Gary Novak | View syllabus
CLOSED

Fall 2017-2018

Section: 101
Class number: 12396
Meeting time: MW 11:20AM - 12:50PM
Location: LEVAN 00305 at Lincoln Park Campus
CLOSED
Section: 102
Class number: 12835
Meeting time: MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Location: LEVAN 00304 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 401
Class number: 12397
Meeting time: TuTh 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: 14EAS 00209 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Lee Madsen | View syllabus
Section: 402
Class number: 12511
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00228 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 403
Class number: 12673
Meeting time: MW 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: 14EAS 00209 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Lee Madsen | View syllabus

Spring 2016-2017

Section: 601
Class number: 33444
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00209 at Loop Campus
Instructor: James Choi | View syllabus
Section: 602
Class number: 33445
Meeting time: MW 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: 14EAS 00209 at Loop Campus
Section: 603
Class number: 36848
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00924 at Loop Campus

Winter 2016-2017

Section: 501
Class number: 22021
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00209 at Loop Campus
Instructor: James Choi | View syllabus
Section: 502
Class number: 22023
Meeting time: MW 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: 14EAS 00209 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 503
Class number: 22414
Meeting time: Th 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00801 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Lee Madsen | View syllabus
Section: 504
Class number: 27096
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: 14EAS 00209 at Loop Campus

Fall 2016-2017

Section: 101
Class number: 32904
Meeting time: MW 2:40PM - 4:10PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 102
Class number: 33868
Meeting time: MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 401
Class number: 32906
Meeting time: TuTh 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: 14EAS 00209 at Loop Campus
Section: 402
Class number: 33144
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00228 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Josh Wolff | View syllabus
CLOSED
Section: 403
Class number: 33482
Meeting time: MW 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: 14EAS 00209 at Loop Campus
CLOSED

Spring 2015-2016

Section: 601
Class number: 32725
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00209 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Lee Madsen | View syllabus
Section: 602
Class number: 32726
Meeting time: MW 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: 14EAS 00209 at Loop Campus
Instructor: James Choi | View syllabus

Winter 2015-2016

Section: 501
Class number: 22516
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00209 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 502
Class number: 22518
Meeting time: MW 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: 14EAS 00801 at Loop Campus
Instructor: James Choi | View syllabus
CLOSED
Section: 503
Class number: 22990
Meeting time: Th 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00801 at Loop Campus
Instructor: James Choi | View syllabus
CLOSED

Fall 2015-2016

Section: 101
Class number: 11439
Meeting time: MW 2:40PM - 4:10PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
Section: 102
Class number: 16883
Meeting time: MW 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Location: STDCT R0330 at Lincoln Park Campus
CLOSED
Section: 401
Class number: 11440
Meeting time: TuTh 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: CDM 00202 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Daniel Pal | View syllabus
Section: 402
Class number: 11576
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00228 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 403
Class number: 11772
Meeting time: MW 3:10PM - 4:40PM
Location: 14EAS 00209 at Loop Campus
Instructor: James Choi | View syllabus
Section: 404
Class number: 17199
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00209 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Lee Madsen | View syllabus

Spring 2014-2015

Section: 601
Class number: 30207
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00507 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Kristyn Benedyk
Section: 602
Class number: 30208
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00708 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Gary Novak | View syllabus
CLOSED

Winter 2014-2015

Section: 501
Class number: 20266
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00708 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Brian Zahm | View syllabus
Section: 502
Class number: 20268
Meeting time: MW 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: 14EAS 00801 at Loop Campus
Instructor: James Choi | View syllabus
Section: 503
Class number: 26728
Meeting time: Th 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00801 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Joshua Russell

Fall 2014-2015

Section: 101
Class number: 10301
Meeting time: MW 2:40PM - 4:10PM
Location: ARTLT 00205 at Lincoln Park Campus
CLOSED
Section: 401
Class number: 10302
Meeting time: TuTh 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: CDM 00218 at Loop Campus
Section: 402
Class number: 10459
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00228 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 403
Class number: 10725
Meeting time: MW 3:10PM - 4:40PM
Location: 14EAS 00801 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 701
Class number: 18129
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01216 at Loop Campus
CLOSED

Spring 2013-2014

Section: 601
Class number: 30244
Meeting time: TuTh 1:30PM - 3:00PM
Location: CDM 00200 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Gary Novak | View syllabus
Section: 602
Class number: 30245
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: 14EAS 00802 at Loop Campus

Winter 2013-2014

Section: 501
Class number: 20319
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00708 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Gary Novak | View syllabus
Section: 502
Class number: 20321
Meeting time: MW 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: 14EAS 00801 at Loop Campus
CLOSED

Fall 2013-2014

Section: 101
Class number: 11263
Meeting time: MW 2:40PM - 4:10PM
Location: LEVAN 00305 at Lincoln Park Campus
Instructor: Joshua Russell
Section: 401
Class number: 11264
Meeting time: TuTh 10:10AM - 11:40AM
Location: CDM 00200 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Joshua Russell
CLOSED
Section: 402
Class number: 11505
Meeting time: TuTh 11:50AM - 1:20PM
Location: CDM 00228 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 403
Class number: 17257
Meeting time: MW 3:10PM - 4:40PM
Location: 14EAS 00801 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Michael Peterson
CLOSED

Spring 2012-2013

Section: 601
Class number: 35134
Meeting time: TuTh 1:30PM - 3:00PM
Location: CDM 00200 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Gary Novak | View syllabus
Section: 602
Class number: 35135
Meeting time: M 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: 14EAS 00801 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Joshua Russell

Winter 2012-2013

Section: 501
Class number: 24917
Meeting time: Tu 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00708 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Gary Novak | View syllabus
Section: 502
Class number: 24919
Meeting time: MW 3:10PM - 4:40PM
Location: CDM 00708 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Joshua Russell
Section: 503
Class number: 24920
Meeting time: Th 1:30PM - 4:45PM
Location: CDM 00708 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Ronald Fernandez