Course Info

SCWR 401: Writing the Feature I (Formerly DC 402)

This course focuses on creating a vetted concept and step outline for a feature length screenplay. Emphasis is put on idea origination and world building, forming engaging characters, and structuring an affecting plot with cause and effect storytelling. Through script readings, weekly assignments, and in-class workshops, students will hone their unique voice to craft the dramatic template for a cinematically viable story.

This course is repeatable for 8.00 credit hours.

Winter 2019-2020

Section: 801
Class number: 25579
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00207 at Loop Campus
Section: 802
Class number: 25580
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01512 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Keely Wise | View syllabus