First Year (18 semester hours)

Fall Semester

  • SCWR 510 - Production for Screenwriters
  • SCWR 540 - Elements of Feature Film Screenwriting
  • Film & TV Studies (FTVS) elective

Spring Semester

  • SCWR 541 - Intermediate Screenwriting Project I
  • SCWR 635 - Advanced Motion Picture Script Analysis
  • SCWR 660 - Writing Episodic Drama or SCWR 670 Writing Episodic Comedy

Second Year (18 semester hours)

Fall Semester

  • SCWR 640 - Rewriting the Feature Screenplay
  • SCWR 650 - Intermediate Screenwriting Project
  • SCRW 598 / 698 - Writing Elective

Spring Semester

  • SCWR 641 - Feature Film Adaptation
  • SCWR 651 - Rewriting the Intermediate Feature Screenwriting Project
  • SCWR 598 / 698 - Writing Elective

Third Year (15 semester hours)

Fall Semester

  • SCWR 685 - Entertainment Business Affairs
  • SCWR 690 - Advanced Screenwriting Project
  • SCRW 661 - Writing the Drama Pilot or 671 Writing the Comedy Pilot

Spring Semester

  • SCWR 691 - Rewriting Advanced Screenplay Project
  • SCWR 692 - Feature Film Portfolio Workshop

Extra workshops on various subjects are also available throughout program.