Minor Requirements

The School of Film and Television offers a minor in Screenwriting.

The minor is 19 semester hours consisting of:

  • FTVS 1010 Art of the Cinema (4 semester hours) OR
  • FTVS 1020 Art of Screen Media (4 semester hours)
  • SCWR 220 Beginning Screenwriting (3 semester hours)
  • SCWR 320 Intermediate Screenwriting (3 semester hours)
  • SCWR 321 Rewriting the Feature (3 semester hours)

Two elective courses (six semester hours) chosen from:

  • SCWR 325 Writing the TV Situation Comedy (3 semester hours)
  • SCWR 426 Writing One-Hour Episodic TV (3 semester hours)
  • SCWR 428 Adaptation: One Medium to Another (3 semester hours)
  • Other courses by permission of Chairperson.