ENG 208 Creative Writing-Drama/Script (3 credits)

Students will write and revise original, narrative scripts for the stage or screen, using dialogue, character development, action, setting, and plot in the service of a theme or message. Students will read and view the styles and techniques of classic and contemporary scriptwriters or playwrights. They may also be required to attend professional film, theatre, and TV productions in the area. Instructor will specify if the course focuses on scripts for the TV and film screen or for the theatre. This course does not fulfill a Humanities' literature requirement. Prerequisite: ENG 104 or permission of instructor.