"Examines writing for television in a variety of formats, with a predominant emphasis on situation comedies and drama. The elements of each genre are analyzed, challenging students to find their own unique 'voice,' and new and innovative ways to write stories within established formats. Also covered are reality television and children's television, story outlining, and script formatting. Each student writes a first-draft script of an existing sitcom or drama."
This course is available for undergraduate credit. Students must possess a high school diploma and must be an adult age 18 or older to participate.
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