TVRA 7740G The Television Script: Structuring and Writing

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as TVR 740.
The information below might still reflect the old course numbers. Bracketed numbers, if any, are the old course numbers. Learn more...)

45 hours; 3 credits

Develop skills in writing documentary, creative, and other scripts for television. Adapting material from other media. Various script formats. Developing and pitching ideas. Writing treatments. Creating storyboards. Completion of two scripts for different programs

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


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