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TREM 7741G Research and Development. Introduction to Scriptwriting

45 hours; 3 credits

The art of visual storytelling. Principles of story design. Generating, researching and developing ideas in a broad range of forms. Various script formats. Treatments and proposals. Creating and developing characters. Essentials of dramatizations. Structure and plot.

Prerequisite: Matriculation for the M.F.A. degree or permission of the deputy chairperson.


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