VIC276H1: Writing for the Stage and Screen

Hours: 
24L

A creative writing course for students interested in an introduction to writing for theatre and film. Seminars will focus on technical issues including plot, characterization, dramatic structure, dialogue, image-based storytelling, and aspects of dramaturgy. Seminars may also include analyses of notable plays and screenplays across a variety of genres. Students will write their own scripts, with editorial input from the instructor.

Prerequisite: 

Application required. The instructor will review student portfolios of creative work to ensure a productive learning experience in which all students can contribute to and benefit from workshop-based pedagogy.

Exclusion: 
Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Creative and Cultural Representations (1)