ENG 117 - Introduction to Screenwriting
Class hours: 3 lecture
Prereq: “C” or higher in ENG 100 or ENG 104.
Comments: Cross-listed with ART 117
Description: This is an introductory course in which students will learn basic principles of
screenwriting. This includes thorough instruction in story development and structure, appropriate terminology,
and the experience of the writing and re-writing process. Activities include script writing,
viewing and analyzing short films, in-class writing assignments, reading essays, and reading and critiquing short screenplays.