Script Reading and Coverage

Course Description

An overview of the reader#8217;s role in the entertainment business. Students will generate synopses and evaluations of screenplays in a professional coverage format.

Learning Outcomes

  • Evaluate varied source material from the perspective of structure, characterization, dialog, tone, and theme.
  • Analyze how structure, characterization, dialog, tone, and theme work together in the screenplay format.
  • andlt;span style=andquot;font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Cambria;andquot;andgt;Critique professional examples of screenplay analysis.
  • Apply learned elements of screenplay analysis to original coverage.

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