CRC19: Courses

FMS 310 Basic Screenwriting

Units: 3

Hours: 54 hours LEC

Prerequisite: None.

Advisory: ENGWR 300

Transferable: CSU

This course is a study of the creativity and techniques of screenwriting for short films, feature films, and television. Students will view and analyze exemplary films, participate in writing exercises and workshops, and complete a treatment and master scenes of a full-length project.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

understand and apply the elements of story structure and film narrative.