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Screenwriting Classes

Advanced Screenwriting: Writing the First Draft Feature Screenplay

Course Number: CTWR-401

ONLINE SECTION (MAY)
May 17 - Jun 25   - Seats Available

ONLINE SECTION
Jun 28 - Aug 6   - Seats Available

ONLINE SECTION
Jun 28 - Aug 6   - Seats Available

This cutting-edge class has been designed to offer summer students a chance to write a complete, feature-length screenplay. You will leave the USC Summer Program with a finished script, an actual project you can continue to revise or take out into the industry to find and agent.
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Beginning Screenwriting: Short Form and the Building Blocks of Screenwriting

Course Number: CTWR-212

ONLINE SECTION
Jun 28 - Aug 6   - Seats Available

ONLINE SECTION
Jun 28 - Aug 6   - Seats Available

As a student you will learn the importance of writing from personal belief. You will complete a step outline, full treatment and first act of a screenplay while emphasizing character, structure and narrative development.
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Screenwriters And Their Work: Beyond “Bad Guys”: New Narratives of War, Justice and Systemic Crime

Course Number: CTWR-431

ONLINE SECTION
Jun 28 - Aug 6   - Seats Available

How do the cinematic arts bring stories of war and mass crimes to the world and shape strategies for the future of humanity? Moving from the Nuremberg Trials that followed World War II to the contemporary use of games, extremist recruitment videos, and the manipulations of Cambridge Analytica, this course is an introduction to global narratives about war and justice.
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