FTVM 403 - Television Sketch Comedy
Fall 2022, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Film, Television, and Media Std (FTVM)
Department: LSA Film, Television, and Media
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With permission of instructor.
Lab Fee:
Advisory Prerequisites:
FTVM 310 or FTVM 311, FTVM 300 or FTVM 302.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:
Start/End Date:
Full Term 8/29/22 - 12/9/22 (see other Sections below)
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From television's earliest history, to the television and internet of today, short sketch comedy has been an integral part of the media landscape. Through screenings, discussion, guest speakers, and production projects, our class will explore this perennial, popular form. With the class working as a show staff, we will create original digital sketches, studio-based sketch comedy, or some combination of these forms.

Course Requirements:

Video production work, including pre-production contracts, scripting, shooting, and editing (65%), Short written analysis papers (20%), class participation/engagement (15%) 

Intended Audience:

The intended audience for the course is undergraduate students, primarily FTVM majors. Permission of the instructor is required.

Class Format:

The class meets once per week for four hours per week.



FTVM 403 - Television Sketch Comedy
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
 In Person
F 10:00AM - 2:00PM
8/29/22 - 12/9/22

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