One-Hour TV IV

SCRIPT X 422.4

Carry your pilot script across the finish line in this workshop focused on helping you fix story problems, maximize drama, and write to the end.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Hybrid (In-Person)
Remote
Online
Starting at $720.00
As few as 10 weeks
3.0

What you can learn.

  • Complete a first draft of your pilot script
  • Refine your story idea, pitch document, and outline before diving into writing
  • Enhance structure, characters, plot, and storylines for maximum impact
  • Get career advice based on your personal writing and professional goals

About this course:

This workshop guides you through writing a solid draft of an original pilot script from your one-hour outline created in a previous course. You start by reworking your story idea and outline as needed, fixing story problems, and maximizing the drama potential. Special attention is paid to refining the world, characters, tone, and story of your pilot. You then move toward completing a first draft of your script, working on scenes, dialogue, and action, until it captures your original vision and matches a network's likely requirements. You must bring a completed story outline and first ten pages to the first day of class. 
Prerequisites
SCRIPT X 422.3 One-Hour TV III, SCRIPT X 422.3N One-Hour TV Intensive III, or SCRIPT X 422.7 Dramedy TV III, or department approval.

Winter 2023 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
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Monday 7:00PM - 10:00PM PT
Available
See Details
Instructor: Daniel Sussman
389970
Fee:
$720.00
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Location: Remote Classroom
ENROLL BY: Jan 9, 2023
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Notes

No meetings January 16 and February 20.

Enrollment limited to 15 students; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted.

This course is held via video teleconference. Instructors use Zoom to offer live class meetings at the designated class meeting time. Students must be present at the course meeting time as each student’s final grade may include scores for participation. 
Please inform your instructor if you will miss a class meeting. You are responsible for any class information you missed. We suggest you arrange with a fellow classmate to share their notes when feasible.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 23, 2023
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Mon Jan 9, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Mon Jan 23, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Mon Jan 30, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Mon Feb 6, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Mon Feb 13, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Mon Feb 27, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Mon Mar 6, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Mon Mar 13, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Mon Mar 20, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Mon Mar 27, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
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This section has no set meeting times.
Available
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Instructor: Erica Byrne
389985
Fee:
$720.00
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ENROLL BY: Jan 18, 2023
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Notes

Enrollment limited to 15 students.

This online course is conducted through Canvas, a secure website that allows students to log in to access lectures, discussions, and other course materials on demand. There are no required class meetings. Each course is structured with weekly assignments and deadlines. Lectures and coursework are accessible throughout the week. Workshops are conducted in writing via discussion boards with your instructor and classmates.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after February 01, 2023
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
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Monday 7:00PM - 10:00PM PT
Available
See Details
Instructor: Tony Camerino
389969
Fee:
$720.00
Hybrid (In-Person)format icon
Location: UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
ENROLL BY: Jan 9, 2023
See Details
Notes

No meetings January 16 and February 20.

Enrollment limited to 15 students; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted.

This a hybrid (In-Person) format course which combines in-person instruction with semi-regular, required live meetings held on Zoom. Please see the course syllabus for specifics. Students must be present at course meeting times as each student’s final grade may include scores for participation. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 23, 2023
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Mon Jan 9, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Discussion
Mon Jan 23, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Discussion
Mon Jan 30, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Discussion
Mon Feb 6, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Discussion
Mon Feb 13, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Discussion
Mon Feb 27, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Discussion
Mon Mar 6, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Discussion
Mon Mar 13, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Discussion
Mon Mar 20, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211
Discussion
Mon Mar 27, 2023
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 211

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