FTH5100EN - Advanced Story Structure in Dramatic Scriptwriting

Course description

A critical analysis of the plot, subplot and parallel points of linear and non-linear story structures through the examination of various narrative techniques used by authors in constructing narratives. Students will evaluate the story structres of various narrative forms including novels, plays and movies identifying actions, backstories, conflicts, crises, climaxes, expositions, falling actions, and resolutions.

Credit hours
3 hours
Subject area
Film & Theatre Studies
Educational level
Master
Learning type
Instructional
Prerequisites
None
Upcoming terms
Pending
* Schedule subject to change. Please contact the Registrar's office with schedule questions.
Professor
Dr. Dawn Schluetz, Senior Professor of Dramatic Composition