Apr 22, 2018  
2012-2013 University Catalogue 
2012-2013 University Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Screenwriting Minor

Programs   >  Programs in the College of Art, Media, and Design 
Contacts     Description     Academic Policy     Admission to the Minor    Program Requirements



Diane Walsh \ dwalsh@uarts.edu \ 215.717.6560
Minor Advisor


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

Academic Policy

All minor programs are governed by the Undergraduate Minors/Concentrations policy published on the academic options  page in the policies  area of the catalogue.

Admission to the Minor

CAMD Open to all students, excluding those enrolled in the communication or writing for film and television programs.
CPA Open to all students.

Program Requirements (15 credits)

Required Courses for students not in the School of Film (15 credits)

Required Courses for students in the School of Film (15 credits)