Five Character Archetypes: Protagonist, Nemesis, Attractor, Mentor, Trickster (Online)

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Reg. # Status Location Start Date Qtr/Yr Fee
W1243W Not Available online 2/2/2011 WI 11 $165 Notify Me

There's an old saying: "character equals function." If that adage is true about screenplays, then it pays to understand the respective functions of your script's characters. To that end, this course delves into five character archetypes: protagonist, nemesis, attractor, mentor, and trickster. By exploring each of these character's potential narrative functions, you can apply that knowledge to help develop, shape, and focus your story's primary characters. Open to writers at all levels of experience. For technical requirements click here.

Enrollment limited to 25 students.


February 2 - 9

No refund after Feb 1.

This course does not require textbooks.