Create an original TV pilot and a feature screenplay. Write a short film script and adapt an existing story for the screen. In a simulated writers’ room, collaborate with other students to write a web series. On the business side, become knowledgeable about all stages of film production, which will help inform your writing.
This program is comprised of instructor-led workshops to improve your writing along with interactive lectures to learn the fundamentals of screenwriting. Upon completion, you will have screenwriting skill, a number of strong first drafts and pitch packages, and you will have made valuable contacts in the industry.
SMALL CLASS SIZES
In the Writing for Film and TV Program, your class is your team and your instructors are your mentors. With small class sizes, you get individualized attention from award-winning, industry-professional instructors and the opportunity to connect with your classmates throughout the writing process. As you move forward, you’ll build strong creative and professional relationships that last well into your career.
This program prepares students to work as a screenwriter, teleplay writer, television writer, dialogue writer, multimedia scriptwriter, new media writer, playwright, and/or film producer.