Scriptwriting


2017-2018 UNDERGRADUATE STUDIES CATALOG

Effective 1 June 2017 through 31 May 2018

Please see the Undergraduate Catalog Archives for PDF versions of past catalogs.

Minor
18 credit hours

This program is offered by the School of Communications/Communications and Journalism Department.

For information on general requirements for a minor, see Academic Policies and Procedures.

  • No course counted toward a major can also count toward a minor. If a student pursues a minor that requires a course also required for the student's major, the student should contact his or her advisor or the department chair to discuss an appropriate substitution.
  • Students may have a major and a minor within the same department in the School of Communications; they may not major and minor within the same area of emphasis.

Required Courses

  • MEDC 1050 Introduction to Media Writing (3 hours)
  • SCPT 2900 Scriptwriting(3 hours)

And 12 additional credit hours from the following:

  • SCPT 3110 Script Analysis (3 hours)
  • SCPT 3150 Topics (3 hours)
  • SCPT 3400 Television Scriptwriting (3 hours)
  • SCPT 3500 Writing Screenplays for Film (3 hours)
  • SCPT 4090 Screenplay Development (3 hours)
  • SCPT 4400 Advanced Television Scriptwriting: Genres (3 hours)
  • SCPT 4500 Advanced Scriptwriting (3 hours)