Writing the First Screenplay III

SCRIPT X 410.3

Tackle writing up the next 45 pages of your script and learn powerful creative techniques in our third course in the screenwriting sequence.

Starting at $695.00
As few as 10 weeks

What you can learn.

  • Continue an in-progress script by writing the second act
  • Build realistic main and secondary characters
  • Refine scenes and put them into sequences
  • Develop successful screenwriting habits

About this course:

The third in a four-part sequence in writing a feature film screenplay, this course focuses on writing the next 45 pages of your script. You also refine your story outline; flesh out main and secondary characters; continue to develop the art of the scene as it pertains to type, choice, structure, and placement; and begin to discover each character's unique voice. You learn the habits you need to sustain the work of writing a screenplay. The goal is to write up to 45 pages from beginning of Act II. May be repeated for credit. 

SCRIPT X 410.1 Writing the First Screenplay I and SCRIPT X 410.2 Writing the First Screenplay II. Students must bring their beat sheets or treatments and Act I to the first class meeting and be prepared to write.

Spring 2021 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

Wait List
This section has no set meeting times.
Instructor: Valerie Brandy
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Enrollment limited to 15 students.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 14, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

Contact Us

Speak to a program representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.

This course applies towards the following certificates & specializations…

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