DISC321

Episodic Screenwriting

15 points

Not offered 2023

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Description

Advanced exploration of episodic screenwriting with an emphasis on collaboration, pitching and drafting. Students will hone their screenwriting skills through episodic concept development, treatment preparation, known as the "bible", pitching and writing a pilot for an episodic series. Students will also learn the business-side of writing in the television and streaming industries, from the "writer’s room" to the role of the showrunner.

Prerequisites

DISC201 and 45 points from the Screenwriting major of the Bachelor of Digital Screen