Nov 12, 2018  
2018-2019 University Catalogue 
2018-2019 University Catalogue

Screenwriting minor

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Diane Walsh, Minor Advisor



The ​minor in ​screenwriting provides instruction and applied experience in the craft of scriptwriting for motion pictures and episodic television. Topics include story structure, character, plot, dramatic conflict, dialogue, and industry script formats. Students advance from scene exercises through short scripts to major, professional-length portfolio pieces.

Academic Policy

Minor programs are governed by the minor policy published on the the enrollment & attendance  page in the policies  area of the catalogue.

Admission to the Minor

CAMD Open to all students, excluding those pursuing a BFA in Writing for Film and Television.
CPA Open to all students.
DLA Open to all students.

Program Requirements (15 credits)

Complete one of the following

Students in the School of Film   

Students NOT in the School of Film 

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