Screenwriting, Skills Competency Award (SCA)
Skills Competency Award Requirements
Complete all department requirements with a “C” or higher or "P" in each course. Candidates for a Skills Competency Award are required to complete at least 20% of the department requirements through SBCC.
|FS/ENG 173||Screenwriting I||3|
|FS 174||Screenwriting II||3|
|FS 179||Screenwriting III||3|
- Articulate and demonstrate an understanding of the theories and critical models of cinema, in relation to auteur studies, style, movements, genre and social ideology, using film terminology and standard English in written and oral presentations.
- Develop a final draft of a screenplay in industry standard format.
- Write a final draft of a screenplay with three-dimensional characters, subtextual dialogue, and revealing action.
- Create a final draft of a screenplay that demonstrates dramatic narrative structure.