2017-2018 Catalog

VACA 2120 Screenwriting Principles

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(1) VACA 1110 - must be completed prior to taking this course.

Course Description

This course is an overview of writing screenplays for motion picture film. It covers storytelling using the standard three-act screenplay structure and relates fundamental principles, including script format, structure, plot points, and character development, to sample scripts, films, and exercises.