Film and TV Writing
- Develops Skills for Film and TV Screenwriting
- Provides Tips on Selling Your Work
- Explores Job Opportunities in the Field
These courses provide you with the specialized skills needed to write a screenplay or a pilot for a film or television series. Through hands-on exercises you will gain an understanding of how the written word is translated to the screen, while becoming familiar with structure, characterization, dialogue, and scene-writing techniques. In addition, you will learn about the business aspects of the field—how to sell your writing and get your screenplay or script produced. Learn more about the Certificate in Television and Screenwriting.
This semester, study in-person or from anywhere in the world from the safety and comfort of your home through online or remote instruction.
Learn the fundamentals of screenwriting and preproduction by writing and preparing to direct a five-minute short film.
This complete course in screenwriting teaches you the tools of the trade and gets you writing from the first day.
The collaborative workshop encourages students with prior TV writing or screenwriting experience to write or rewrite a script for television.
Among aspiring film and TV writers there are many misconceptions and myths about Hollywood and what it means to be a working writer. While the...
Through in-class exercises, lectures, television/movie watching, and writing assignments, learn how to create detailed, compelling characters.
Learn tools specific to writing an original pilot, whether a network procedural, a quirky web series, or an edgy comedy for cable or streaming.