Writing the One-Hour Pilot I

SCRIPT X 422.3

Develop the world, characters, tone, and story engine for an original TV series before developing an outline and your script's first act.

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Classroom
Online
Starting at $665.00
As few as 10 weeks
3.0

About this course:

Anyone who wants to work as a professional television writer has to be able to submit top-notch original material to agents and showrunners. In this fast-paced course, you take your idea for a one-hour TV series and turn it into an outline, write intensively, and get feedback from the instructor and fellow participants every week. Throughout this process, you learn how to envision the world of your show, create characters and conflict, build a storytelling engine, and nail down your show's structure, tone, story, and act breaks. By the end of course, you have strong act breaks, a full beat outline, and a critique of the first 10 pages of your original one-hour pilot script. 
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Writing the One-Hour Pilot I.

X 421.3 Beginning Writing for the One-Hour Spec I and X 421.4 Beginning Writing for the One-Hour Spec II, or equivalent, or department approval.

Fall 2019 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.

Available
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Instructor: Laurence Walsh-Hodson
369880
Fee:
$695.00
40 days left. Enroll by Oct 2, 2019
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Notes
Enrollment limited to 15 students.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 07, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
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Saturday 10:00AM - 1:00PM
Location: UCLA Extension DTLA
Instructor: Laurence Walsh-Hodson
369879
Fee:
$665.00
43 days left. Enroll by Oct 5, 2019
See Details
Notes

No meeting Nov. 30.

Enrollment limited to 15 students.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 10, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
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Discussion
Sat Oct 5, 2019
10:00AM - 1:00PM
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Sat Oct 12, 2019
10:00AM - 1:00PM
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Sat Oct 19, 2019
10:00AM - 1:00PM
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Sat Oct 26, 2019
10:00AM - 1:00PM
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Discussion
Sat Nov 2, 2019
10:00AM - 1:00PM
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Discussion
Sat Nov 9, 2019
10:00AM - 1:00PM
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Discussion
Sat Nov 16, 2019
10:00AM - 1:00PM
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Sat Nov 23, 2019
10:00AM - 1:00PM
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Discussion
Sat Dec 7, 2019
10:00AM - 1:00PM
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Discussion
Sat Dec 14, 2019
10:00AM - 1:00PM
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UCLA Extension DTLA 109

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